Back of the Yards

A fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (Credit: CBS).

Fire Spreads From Vacant Building To Neighboring Home In Back Of The Yards

A family of four was forced out on the street when a fire in a neighboring building spread to their home.

08/29/2015

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

Most recently, a man died after he was shot Wednesday evening in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 23-year-old was in an alley in the 1100 block of West 51st Street about 7:30 p.m. when someone approached him, pulled out a handgun and started firing, police said.

08/27/2015

Authorities investigate a shooting Wednesday night near 51st and May in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

The 23-year-old was in an alley in the 1100 block of West 51st Street about 7:30 p.m. when someone approached him, pulled out a handgun and started firing, police said.

08/27/2015

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1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. in Humboldt Park’s 1100 block of North Keeler Avenue.

08/25/2015

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Man Charged With Shooting, Killing Brother In July

Dequan Hopkins, 19, was charged with murder while committing another forcible felony, and aggravated discharge of a firearm for the shooting death of his brother, 22-year-old Jovan Dovantae Hopkins, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office and Chicago Police.

08/24/2015

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2 Killed, 12 Wounded In Monday Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was killed and a woman was wounded Monday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

08/18/2015

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Man Shot In Back Of The Yards

The 24-year-old was standing outside in the 5400 block of South Justine Street about 1:20 a.m. when he heard gunfire and realized he’d shot in the hip and leg, police said.

08/17/2015

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1 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

About 11 p.m., the teen and a 20-year-old man were in the 6400 block of South Justine Street when a male got out of a passing white Cadillac and shot them, police said. The model of the vehicle was not immediately known.

08/08/2015

Authorities investigate at the Washington Park intersection where a man was shot to death in a car late Tuesday, police said. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at the scene.

07/22/2015

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Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

About 8:45 p.m., the 22-year-old was walking in the 5200 block of South Emerald Avenue when someone walked out of a nearby gangway and opened fire, police said. The shooter then jumped in a vehicle, which sped away.

07/10/2015

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9 Killed, 53 Wounded In Holiday Weekend Shootings

Fourth of July weekend shootings have left nine people dead — including a 7-year-old boy — and at least 53 others injured since Thursday evening.

07/06/2015

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Police: 3 Killed, 18 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings

In the latest fatal shooting, a 22-year-old man was shot to death Sunday afternoon in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.

06/29/2015

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Man Fatally Shot In Back Of The Yards Drive-By

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting early Saturday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

06/27/2015

One man was killed and another wounded in a drive-by shooting early Sunday in Back of the Yards. | Network Video Productions

Police: Man Killed, Another Wounded In Back Of The Yards Drive-By

A man was killed and another was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Sunday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

06/14/2015

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Man Shot In Back Of The Yards Drive-By

The man was shot about 11 p.m. in the 5300 block of South Justine Street when a dark vehicle drove by and someone inside opened fire, striking the man in the arm and leg, police said.

06/10/2015

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Nine Shot In Chicago Since Tuesday Afternoon

The most recent shooting happened early Wednesday in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side. About 1:20 a.m., a 26-year-old man was driving southbound in the 5900 block of North Winthrop Avenue when a gunman opened fire from the sidewalk, according to Chicago Police.

05/20/2015

Two women were shot early Sunday when someone opened fire during a party in the 900 block of West 52nd Street. | Network Video Productions

Two Women Shot During Back Of The Yards Party

A fire in the Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side left a 4-year-old boy hospitalized with second-degree burns to more than 75 percent of his body early Sunday.

05/17/2015

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9 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

At least nine people have been wounded in shootings on the South and West sides of Chicago since Monday afternoon, including a 62-year-old man shot during an attempted robbery at a Roseland bus stop Tuesday morning.

05/12/2015

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Man Shot In Back Of The Yards

A 34-year-old man was inside a car about 4:15 p.m. in the 4700 block of South Ada Street when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, hitting him in the left shoulder, police said.

05/12/2015

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2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

A west suburban man was killed in the most recent fatal shooting Wednesday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

04/30/2015

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