Calumet Heights

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16-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted At Gunpoint In Calumet Heights

The attacker is said to be between 19 and 23. Police said the man approached the girl as she walked east on 93rd Street at Cornell Avenue, made small talk for several minutes, then pulled out a handgun and forced her into an alley near 93rd Street and East End Avenue, where the attack occurred.

07/09/2014

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Newspaper Delivery Woman Killed In Calumet Heights Hit-And-Run

Police were called to the hit-and-run in the 9100 block of South Euclid Avenue about 5:30 a.m.

06/24/2014

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Man Killed In Calumet Heights Drive-By

The 22-year-old was riding as a passenger in a car headed north in the 9300 block of South Stony Island Avenue around 11:30 a.m. when a small black four-door sedan pulled up alongside their car and someone inside opened fire.

05/09/2014

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Woman Charged In Calumet Heights Crash That Injured Cops

Makeeba Gates, 20, was charged Wednesday with one felony count of leaving the scene of an accident, and cited for driving on a suspended license, operating a motor vehicle without insurance and failure to reduce speed for emergency vehicles.

04/23/2014

A police SUV flipped and two other vehicles were damaged Sunday night in a rollover accident in the Calumet Heights neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Officers Hurt In Calumet Heights Rollover Crash

The officers were responding to a call and heading north in the 8800 block of South Jeffery Boulevard about 10:45 p.m. when a woman driving a silver sedan west on 89th Street collided with the police SUV in the intersection, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

04/21/2014

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Man Critically Wounded In Calumet Heights Shooting

The victim, a 33-year-old man, was found on the sidewalk in the 9200 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 11 p.m.

03/04/2014

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Man Charged After Cops Shoot 2 Dogs, Seize Pills And Guns

A South Side man has been charged with a litany of felonies after a search of his Calumet Heights neighborhood home Monday night yielded illegal firearms, pills, and cash.

02/26/2014

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Cops Shoot 2 Dogs, Seize Pills And Guns In Calumet Heights

Gresham District officers were executing a search warrant at a home in the 9200 block of South Merrill Avenue about 10:30 p.m. when the dogs charged them as they entered the home’s basement.

02/25/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal Calumet Heights Crash

A man was charged in connection with a crash that killed one man and seriously hurt three other people early Friday in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side.

11/30/2013

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5 Children Among 10 Hurt In Calumet Heights Bus Crash

The crash happened about 4 p.m. near the intersection of 93rd Street and Jeffery Boulevard.

10/23/2013

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Woman Attacked By Dogs May Lose Leg

A 64-year-old South Side woman remained in critical condition Saturday, a day after she and her pet Chihuahua were attacked by a neighbor’s pit bulls. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

10/19/2013

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2 Killed, 11 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

The first shooting of the evening happened about 7:15 p.m. Thursday, when two men were shot while at a stoplight in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.

08/16/2013

Chicago Animal Care & Control workers remove two pit bulls from a house in the 9100 block of South Paxton Avenue on Aug. 14, 2014, several days after squatters abandoned the animals there. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Dogs Rescued From House Where Squatters Abandoned Them

Three Animal Care & Control workers went into the home in the 9100 block of South Paxton Avenue through a broken window, and captured the dogs using snares

WBBM Newsradio–08/14/2013

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Squatters Abandon Dogs In Calumet Heights House

Animal welfare workers are planning to remove a pair of dogs that were apparently abandoned by their owners and locked inside an empty house.

08/13/2013

Paramedics carry a woman to an ambulance after she was shot while holding her daughter outside her home in the Calumet Heights neighborhood. (Photo credit: Devlin Brown)

Woman Shot While Carrying Daughter Near Elementary School

A woman carrying her 2-year-old daughter in her arms was shot outside her home in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, as kids were leaving school less than a block away.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2013

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Man Shot During Fight In Calumet Heights

A man was shot during a fight with another man early Saturday in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.

06/01/2013

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Man Seriously Wounded In Calumet Heights Shooting

A man is in serious condition after he was shot in the chest in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side Tuesday evening.

05/07/2013

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1 Dead, 2 Injured After Vehicle Collides With Pole On SE Side

An East Side neighborhood woman was killed and two others were injured when the vehicle they were in careened out of control and struck a light pole in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, police said.

02/27/2013

One person died, and two others were hurt, when this car hit a light pole in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on Feb. 27, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 2 Hurt After Speeding Vehicle Hits Light Pole On South Side

One woman was killed and two others were hurt when a speeding vehicle driven by one of them careened out of control and struck a light pole in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, police said.

02/27/2013

Man Struck By Truck In South Side Crosswalk Dies

A Calumet Heights neighborhood man who was critically injured Saturday morning when he was struck by a truck while he was crossing a South Side street has died.

12/23/2012

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