Boy, 15, Accidentally Shoots Himself In The FootPolice said the boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 7600 block of South Colfax Avenue, holding a gun, when he accidentally shot himself in the foot around 12:15 a.m.
Firefighter, 3 Others Hospitalized After Separate South Side FiresThe firefighter, two children and one adult were hospitalized after a fire in the South Shore neighborhood.
Man Posing As Federal Agent Robbing People On South SideThe man approaches victims in a tan SUV, pulls over to talk to people on the sidewalk and identifies himself as an agent or “Officer Franklin,” according to a community alert from Area South detectives.
Man Killed In South Shore Drive-ByA 34-year-old man was in a parking lot near East 74th Street and South Colfax Avenue with another person at 9:38 a.m. when a light-colored SUV drove by and a person inside fired shots.
At Least 8 Injured In Gun Violence Since Friday NightAt least eight people have been wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.
Two Firefighters Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire In South ChicagoTwo firefighters were injured while battling a two-alarm fire and four people were displaced in the South Side South Chicago neighborhood early Sunday.
Man Arrested After Police Chase In South Shore NeighborhoodA 26-year-old man is in custody after abducting his ex-girlfriend and leading police on a more than one-mile chase on the South Side.