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Myron Mason (Credit: Chicago Police)

No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Ex In Front Of Her Kids

Myron Mason, of the 8600 block of South Kingston, was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday night in the death of Mechelle Lewis. Prosecutors said Mason was angry because he believed the victim gave him a sexually transmitted disease.

04/23/2015

Mechelle Lewis (Supplied photo)

Man Charged With Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her Children

Police said the 28-year-old woman killed shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, when her ex-boyfriend walked up and shot her while she was sitting in a parked minivan in the 7200 block of South Bennett Avenue.

04/22/2015

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Man Wounded In South Shore Shooting

The 22-year-old got into an argument with a “known offender” outside in the 7800 block of South Bennett about 9:15 p.m.

08/21/2014

David Morris (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder In South Shore Stabbings

A man has been charged with stabbing three people — killing one — in an attack Friday evening in the South Shore neighborhood.

03/24/2014

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 17 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday

The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

07/29/2013

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Man Dies Following December Beating

On Dec. 22, 2012, police responded about 3:15 a.m. to the 7200 block of South Bennett Avenue and found Steven Cannon unconscious.

02/13/2013

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2 Killed, 7 Wounded By Gunfire In 8 Hours In Chicago

Two men were killed and seven others – including three boys just 14 years old – were wounded in shootings in Chicago within a period of eight hours Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012