Police: Teens On Bikes Robbing People In North CenterAbout 10:15 p.m. on Oct. 2, four teens riding 10-speed bicycles rode up to a person in the 3200 block of North Campbell Avenue and demanded their cell phone, according to a community alert from Town Hall District detectives.
Body Found After Chicago Lawn Garage FireOfficers responded to a garage fire in the 6600 block of South Campbell about 11:30 a.m. Monday, police said. After the fire was extinguished, authorities found what appeared to be a dead female. The body was “severely burned” and an autopsy Tuesday was inconclusive.
Person In Custody After Exchanging Shots With PoliceThe male, whose age was not immediately known, fired shots at police officers about 2:50 a.m. near West 64th Street and South Campbell Avenue, police said. Police returned fire, but no one was injured in the shooting.
Woman Seriously Injured In Chicago Lawn ShootingThe woman, 32, was walking with two males at West 59th Street and South Campbell Avenue about 12:20 a.m. when two gunmen across the street opened fire.
Police: Man Caused Brain Injury To Baby GirlRichard Martin, of the 7200 block of South Cambpell Avenue, has been charged with aggravated battery, police said.
College Student Shot, Critically Wounded, Over Cell PhoneKevin Baker, a freshman at Harold Washington College, was in critical condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn early Friday.
Suspect In Custody For Fatal Chicago Lawn ShootingJoseph Brittman, 19, suffered a gunshot wound to the back during an argument about 3 p.m. Wednesday in the 6400 block of South Campbell Avenue.
Resident, 5 Firefighters Suffer Breathing Problems From Bleach Fumes At Scene Of FireFive firefighters and a resident of a South Side home were taken to hospitals today - because of noxious chemicals on the scene of a fire.
2 Dead, At Least 24 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsTwo people have been killed, and at least 24 other people -- one of them a 12-year-old girl -- have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon.
1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Overnight ShootingsA rash of shootings around Chicago left one man dead and six others injured Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.
5 Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings
1 Dead, 16 Wounded In Weekend ViolenceOne person is dead and at least another 16 wounded in violence throughout the city this weekend.