Avondale Park

Avondale Park Shooting

Report: Police War On Maniac Latin Disciples Is Working

It has been about a year since Chicago police brass promised to wipe out the Maniac Latin Disciples street gang on the Northwest Side, and a published report says the campaign appears to be working.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

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2 Teens Shot On South Side

Two male teens were shot Saturday evening in the Avondale Park neighborhood in what police describe as a gang-related incident.


Dionisio Gonzalez

Warrant Issued For Second Suspect In Small Girls’ Shooting

Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man wanted for his involvement in a shooting last week in Avondale Park, which wounded two small girls.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

Antonio Bucio, 22, is accusing of firing into an Avondale crowd and injuring two small girls. (Chicago Police Dept.)

No Bond For Alleged Gang Member Charged In Shooting Of 2 Girls

When Antonio Bucio allegedly pointed a .45-caliber handgun into a Northwest Side park and squeezed the trigger last week, his gang’s biggest rival was the Latin Kings.


Avondale Park Shooting

Two Girls, Ages 2 And 7, Shot In NW Side Park

Two young girls, ages 2 and 7, are recovering after being hit by gunfire on the city’s Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011