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Man Charged With July Murder, Home Invasion

Damien Thomas and Dorvell Gogins allegedly broke into a home to rob it about 3 p.m. July 11 and shot 27-year-old Jeremiah Brown in the chest


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Three Men Shot In Chicago Lawn

The men were standing in the 7100 block of South Rockwell Street about 5:10 p.m. when an unknown shooter fired multiple rounds.


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Some Homes Evacuated After Chicago Lawn Gas Line Rupture

An excavating crew, working on the Southwest Side for the city Water Management Department, hit a gas main Wednesday evening.


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Suspects Sought In Chicago Lawn Robberies

The suspects approach the victims from behind, strike them with blunt objects and steal property.


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Man Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

Police found 25-year-old Jonathan Murray lifeless in the 6600 block of South Claremont Avenue at 4:22 p.m., less than a block from his home.


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3 Killed, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

Three men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.


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Two Wounded Minutes Apart In South Side Shootings

A man and woman were injured minutes apart in two separate shootings on the South Side late Monday.


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Man Fatally Shot In Chicago Lawn

A man was shot to death in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Monday afternoon on the South Side.


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Man Critically Wounded When Argument Ends In Gunfire

A 34-year-old man was in critical condition early Tuesday after a verbal confrontation took a violent turn and he was shot in the back in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.


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Suspect Sought In Attempted Sexual Assaults In Chicago Lawn

The man got into the homes through windows about 3:30 a.m. in the 6800 block of South Washtenaw Avenue and about 4 a.m. in the 7000 block of South Talman Avenue.


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Man Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

Jeremiah Brown, 27, was fatally shot in the chest at 3:21 p.m. Thursday in the 6300 block of South Kedzie Avenue.


Police towed away up to 105 vehicles from a Little Ray's Towing in West Englewood, after tracking a stolen car to the storage yard, and finding dozens of other cars for which the owner could not provide proper titles.  Police said there were at least 10 stolen vehicles on the lot. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Tow Yard Owner Arrested After Stolen Cars, Parts Seized

Chicago police cleared out a West Englewood tow yard on Thursday, after allegedly finding stolen vehicles and parts being stored there.


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Two Teens, Man Shot In Chicago Lawn

Two teenagers and a man were shot in Chicago Lawn Saturday afternoon, authorities said.


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Man Shot And Killed In Chicago Lawn

The 29-year-old was shot in the head in the 6300 block of South Francisco Avenue about 10:30 p.m.


Police Issue Alert For Man Wanted For Attempt To Lure Child

Police have issued an alert for a man they say attempted to lure a child in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Friday.


Artistic rendering of the exterior of the WINGS Metro domestic violence shelter planned for the Chicago Lawn neighborhood. (Credit: City of Chicago)

City To Help Build New Domestic Violence Shelter In Chicago Lawn

According to the mayor’s office, it’s the first expansion of domestic violence shelters in Chicago in a decade.


A van crashed into a CTA bus after the bus skidded on metal sheeting on the road near 64th Street and Kedzie Avenue on Thursday. The bus also hit a building after skidding off the road. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Two Hurt When CTA Bus Crashes Into Building In Chicago Lawn

A police officer said someone cut off the bus, and when the bus driver slammed on the brakes, the bus slid on wet heavy metal sheeting on the roadway, then crossed into oncoming traffic, and hit a building.

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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Overnight Violence

One man was killed and nine were wounded in shootings across the city that began Wednesday afternoon and continued until just past midnight Thursday.


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Motorcyclists Injured In Chicago Lawn Squad Car Crash

Two people were injured when a motorcycle crashed into a Chicago Police squad car early Sunday in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.


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Boy, 15, Among 6 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The teen was shot about 2 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Claremont Avenue in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.