The boy, 17, was riding a bike in the street about 11:30 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Dobson when a silver sedan drove up and someone inside fired at him.
Kenneth K. Jackson, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, murder during commission of a felony, and mob action, all felonies, in connection with the death of 16-year-old Michael Flournoy III, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
The most recent fatal shooting occurred Saturday night in the South Side Burnside neighborhood.
Michael Flournoy III, 16, a sophomore who was on the football and wrestling teams at Simeon, was shot and killed near a relative’s house Saturday night.
- A teenage boy was shot to death Saturday night in the Burnside neighborhood on the South Side.
Three men are being treated at area hospitals after a driver who struck two pedestrians with his car in the South Side Burnside neighborhood was then dragged from his car and beaten by an angry crowd.
A fire department lieutenant suffered neck and shoulder pain after being struck by roof debris from the fire.
Authorities say a 62-year-old woman whose body was found in her South Side home earlier this week was killed by her own son.
Police remained on the scene Wednesday morning after two people over the age of 60 were found brutally murdered in their homes about six blocks away from each other on East 90th Street.
The Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section will be investigating a couple of suspicious overnight South Side fires.
A man who had been shot multiple times was found dead on the sidewalk in the Burnside neighborhood on the South Side early Sunday.
Police are searching for a carjacking suspect who ran away while police shot at him in the South Side’s Burnside neighborhood.
A man is dead and a teenage boy is wounded after Wednesday afternoon shooting in the South Side Burnside neighborhood.