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Autopsy Inconclusive For Body Found In North Lawndale Garbage Bin

The body of a male was discovered about 4 p.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of South Avers, police said. An autopsy came back inconclusive, pending further studies.


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Police: Man Shot And Killed In East Garfield Park

About 7:17 p.m., the 36-year-old was found shot in the head and chest in the 600 block of North Avers Avenue, police said.


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Man Killed In Humboldt Park Shooting

Elton Johnson, 35, was walking on the sidewalk in the 1000 block of North Avers Avenue when a light colored van pulled up next to him, and two people got out and opened fire.


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Person Found Dead In SW Side Fire Had Been Stabbed

A person discovered dead by firefighters when a fire erupted Saturday at a Southwest Side home had been stabbed to death, officials said.


A street memorial remembers two teen boys fatally shot Thursday on Chicago's West Side. (CBS)

Two 16-Year-Olds Killed In West Side Shooting

Two teenage boys were killed and a third was wounded in a Thursday afternoon shooting in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.


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Cops Seek 2 Men For Sexually Assaulting Woman On West Side

Two suspects are being sought for forcing a woman into a vehicle and sexually assaulting her on the West Side early Saturday.


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Man Shot In Groin, Woman Shot In Leg In Garfield Park

A man and woman were shot early Sunday in a home in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.


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2 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago

At least six people were wounded in shootings overnight, bringing the total to two dead and at least 13 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.


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Police Hunt Woman’s Attacker In Logan Square

Police are searching for a man who attacked a woman, as she parked her minivan in her garage this week in the Logan Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011