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Toddler Struck By Van, Critically Injured In Chicago Lawn

About 7 p.m., the boy was chasing a dog when he ran from between parked cars onto Talman Avenue near 69th Street and was hit by a southbound Chevrolet van, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

04/15/2015

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Police: Boy, 16, Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

About 6:20 p.m., the teen was in the 3000 block of West 71st Street when he was shot in the shoulder, police said. Witnesses saw the teen run into a backyard before collapsing.

04/02/2015

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One Killed, Eight Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder about 6:20 p.m. in the 3000 block of West 71st Street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he later died.

04/02/2015

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Vehicle Falls On, Kills Man In Chicago Lawn

Jeffrey Ellis, 48, was working on the vehicle at 1:15 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Homan Avenue when it fell on him, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

01/23/2015

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Body Found After Chicago Lawn Garage Fire

Officers 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.

01/21/2015

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Nine Shot In Chicago On New Year’s Day

Most recently, two males were shot in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side Thursday night.

01/02/2015

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3 Killed, 13 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was killed and another was wounded Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.

12/18/2014

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Teen Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

Police responding to reports of a person shot in the 5900 block of South Fairfield Avenue about 1:15 a.m. found the teen lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

12/17/2014

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9 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

Nine people were shot throughout the city on Tuesday, including two teenagers who were waiting for a bus.

12/10/2014

A Dodge Caravan crashed into the front door of an EZ Pawn shop in the 6700 block of South Western, and the people inside stole electronics and other items. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

Thieves Steal Electronics In Pawn Shop ‘Crash-And-Grab’

Thieves ran off with electronics after a crash-and-grab burglary early Tuesday at a store in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A Dodge Caravan crashed into the front door of the store about 3:55 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Western Avenue, police said.

12/09/2014

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5 Killed, 14 Wounded In Thanksgiving Weekend Shootings

Marcus Dee, 31, fatally shot himself after shooting 22-year-old Nadia Ezaldein in a domestic-related incident at the Nordstrom store at 55 E. Grand on Friday night, authorities said. Ezaldein, a seasonal employee at the store, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on Saturday afternoon.

12/01/2014

Authorities investigate after a Chicago Lawn shooting that left a 31-year-old man critically hurt. / photo from Network Video Productions

Man Critically Hurt In Chicago Lawn Shooting

A man was shot and critically hurt early Sunday in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the South Side.

10/26/2014

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Man Wounded In Chicago Lawn Shooting

The man, 33, was shot in the back about 11:30 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Artesian Avenue, police said.

08/19/2014

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3 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. A 39-year-old man was riding a bicycle about 9 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Hoyne when a red vehicle pulled up next to him and someone exited the vehicle and fired shots.

08/05/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal June Shooting In Chicago Lawn

James Jones, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder for the shooting that killed 18-year-old Demarcus Boswell on June 19, authorities said.

07/25/2014

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Pair Charged In Fatal Shooting Witnessed By Chicago Police

Christian Alvarez, 18, is charged with first-degree murder; and Antonio Castaneda, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery to a peace officer, and attempting to disarm a peace officer, according to Chicago Police.

07/24/2014

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Boy, 16, Killed In Chicago Lawn Shooting

A 16-year-old boy died in a shooting within two blocks of his home Wednesday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

07/24/2014

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4 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Monday in West Englewood. Officers found a man, thought to be in his 50s, unresponsive on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1500 block of West 72nd Street about 12:45 a.m.

07/14/2014

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Person In Custody After Exchanging Shots With Police

The 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.

07/10/2014

A 21-year-old woman was killed in a shooting in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on Monday evening. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Slain, 7 Others Shot In Chicago Monday Night

A 19-year-old woman was shot and killed Monday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, and at least seven other people were wounded in various other shootings across the city.

07/08/2014

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