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Police cordon off a vacant lot in Woodlawn where an 18-year-old man was found fatally shot late Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed In Woodlawn

An 18-year-old man was walking in the 6600 block of South Blackstone Avenue just after 10 p.m. when a shooter walked up and shot him repeatedly, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.


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Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting

About 7:20 p.m., the teen was in the 7300 block of South Blackstone Avenue when he was shot in the back, police said.


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Police: Man Shot To Death In South Shore

About 1 a.m., the 22-year-old was found shot several times in the doorway on the second floor of an apartment building in the 7300 block of South Blackstone Avenue, police said.


A teen driver tried to flee the scene after hitting three pedestrians at 83rd and Blackstone, crashing into a car, and ending up on the front lawn of a house. (Credit: CBS)

Man Killed On Birthday When Teen Crashes Into Pedestrians

A 32-year-old man was killed on his birthday Tuesday night, when a teen driver crashed into a group of pedestrians in the Avalon Park neighborhood.


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Police: Man Shoots Woman In Head, Fires At Officers

Police had one person in custody Wednesday morning in connection with a drive-by shooting that left a woman critically wounded, followed by a shootout with officers, in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

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Strong-Arm Robbers Hitting Hyde Park, Washington Park, Bronzeville

Police have issued a community alert about a rash of robberies on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012

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Girl, 4, Killed In Dolton Crash

A 4-year-old girl is dead and her mother, father and brother were hospitalized after a rollover crash Saturday morning in south suburban Dolton.