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1 Killed, 8 Others Wounded In Citywide Shootings Monday

At 4:49 p.m., a 19-year-old man was shot and killed in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. The man was shot several times in the 900 block of North Central Park Avenue, police said.

12/09/2014

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Man Shot And Critically Wounded By Police In Back Of The Yards

A man is in critical condition early Sunday after being shot by a Chicago Police officer in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

12/07/2014

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Man Struck By Stray Bullet In Back Of The Yards Home

The man was in a second-floor bedroom inside his home in the 2100 block of West Garfield Boulevard, in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, when shots were fired outside around 10:50 p.m.

11/26/2014

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Back Of The Yards Bank Robbed

A man who is suspected in two other bank robberies struck again in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

11/26/2014

A male was shot by Chicago Police and seriously wounded Wednesday night after he opened fire at officers in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Shoot Man In Back Of The Yards After Witnessing Gunfight

About 11 p.m., officers conducting a traffic stop in the 5100 block of South Wood saw two males exchanging gunfire from opposite sides of the street, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

10/30/2014

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4 Killed, 32 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in Pilsen. Officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 2100 block of West 18th Place at 9:30 p.m. found a 36-year-old man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the back of the head, police said.

10/27/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal Back Of The Yards Shooting

Cliffon Johnson, 28 of the 5500 block of South Washtenaw, was charged with one count of first-degree murder, according to a police statement.

10/27/2014

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Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

A man was killed in a Back of the yards neighborhood shooting late Friday.

10/25/2014

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One-Year-Old Child, 18-Year-Old Sibling Hospitalized After Back Of The Yards Fire

A one-year-old child and and 18-year-old sibling were taken to the hospital after being rescued from a house fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

10/15/2014

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Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

A man died after a shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side early Saturday.

09/27/2014

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3 Dead, 37 Wounded In Labor Day Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in Rogers Park. Two men were shot in the 7400 block of North Ridge. One was shot in the abdomen and the leg. He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital, where he died. The other man was shot in the leg and taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

09/02/2014

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Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

A man was shot to death in the Back of the Yards neighborhood late Friday.

08/30/2014

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1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Monday Shootings

A man was killed and a teenager was critically wounded Monday morning in a Back of the Yards neighborhood shooting on the South Side.

08/26/2014

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De La Salle Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Five Chicago mayors have attended De La Salle; including both Richard J. Daley and his son Richard M. Daley, Frank Corr, Martin Kennelly and Michael Bilandic. Other notable alums include the late Cook County Board Presidents George Dunne and Dan Ryan, and broadcasting brothers Bryant and Greg Gumbel.

08/22/2014

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Man Charged In 2002 Back Of The Yards Murder

Amin Williams didn’t pull the trigger, but he was with his friend Shaunte Robertson when Robertson shot two men for laughing at him when they saw him getting beaten up a few days before, Assistant Cook County State’s Attorney Glen Runk said.

08/22/2014

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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, where a man was found lying on a sidewalk about 7:35 a.m.

08/07/2014

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Man Critically Wounded In Back Of The Yards Shooting

The man, 23, was shot in the chest at 12:27 a.m. while he was standing in the street in the 5400 block of South Paulina Street and someone opened fire from a nearby alley.

07/15/2014

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Man Charged With 2013 Back Of The Yards Murder

A West Side man has been charged with murder for a fatal shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side last year.

06/14/2014

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Endia Martin’s Death Exposes Entrenched Chicago Violence

When a 14-year-old Chicago girl was arrested on charges that she shot and killed another 14-year-old Chicago girl, much of the attention centered on how the shooting stemmed from an argument over a boy that was playing out on Facebook.

06/06/2014

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3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting occurred Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

05/29/2014

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