Man Killed In Roseland ShootingOfficers responding to a call of shots fired about 9:40 p.m. in the 10100 block of South Calumet Avenue found the man unresponsive on the ground with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said.
Police Seek Suspects In Hammond RobberyThe robbery occurred about 11 a.m. July 16 at the Tobacco Superstore, 7509 Calumet Ave. in Hammond, Ind., according to a statement from Hammond police.
Man Shot By Chicago Police, Ending Standoff In BronzevilleChicago Police officers shot a man early Thursday, ending an overnight standoff in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side.
Man Killed In Bronzeville ShootingAbout 1 a.m., the 38-year-old was shot in the chest and abdomen in the 4200 block of South Calumet Avenue, police said.
Girl Sexually Assaulted In Greater Grand Crossing High-Rise StairwellAbout 4:30 p.m., a male followed the girl into an elevator in her building, located in the 6300 block of South Calumet Avenue, according to an alert from area detectives. He then pulled the girl into a stairwell and sexually assaulted her, police said. Her exact age was not disclosed.
Park District To Rename South Side Park After Hadiya PendletonTwo years after she was slain in the Kenwood neighborhood, the Chicago Park District board has voted to name a Bronzeville park in memory of honor student Hadiya Pendleton.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded In Washington Park Robbery AttemptAbout 8:35 p.m., the 31-year-old was in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue when two males walked up and tried to rob him, police said. The man was then shot in the back of the head.
Natural Gas Explosion Likely Caused Building CollapseFire investigators have determined a buildup of natural gas at an apartment building in Washington Park likely caused an explosion that leveled the building over the weekend, injuring two women who were inside.
Two Women Rescued From Building CollapseFirefighters swarmed the property at 58th Street and Calumet Avenue around 7 p.m. after reports of an explosion, and they pulled two women from the flattened property.
Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash On I-80/94 In MunsterVonzell Griffin boarded the I-80/94 eastbound ramp from Calumet Avenue at 10:27 p.m., when he lost control and his motorcycle collided with a semi truck.
Melrose Park Bank Robbery Suspect Charged In Roseland MurderA South Side man suspected of robbing a west suburban Melrose Park bank last year has been charged with murder in connection with a 2013 fatal stabbing in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side that happened the same day.
None Injured In Bronzeville FireFirefighters responded to the three-story building on the 4000 block of South Calumet Avenue around 12:30 a.m.