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Man Shot In South Side Parking Lot

The man, 20, was standing in a parking lot in the 100 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 3:25 a.m. when someone exited a dark-colored sedan, produced a handgun and shot at him.

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Man Shot After Argument On South Side

About 11:05 p.m., the man was at a bar in the 900 block of East 79th Street when he became involved in an argument with another male, who produced a handgun and shot him.

12 hours ago

Authorities arrest a person at Chicago and Wabash avenues Tuesday afternoon following a Downtown bank robbery. / photo by Megan Rogers-Reilley

‘Benchwarmer Bandit’ In Custody After Loop Bank Robbery

Authorities are investigating a robbery at a Fifth Third Bank branch in the Loop Tuesday afternoon, but will not confirm reports that a suspect is in custody.

04/15/2014

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Palos Heights Man Shot In Home Invasion

Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said the suspects broke into a home in the 7900 block of West 131st Street around 3:30 a.m.

04/15/2014

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Boy, 16, Slain In Rogers Park

The boy was walking on a sidewalk in the 7600 block of North Ashland Avenue about 2:40 a.m. when a gray minivan drove by and someone inside shot at him.

04/15/2014

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Son Charged With Killing Parents Last Fall

Thomas J. Snow, 34, is charged in the deaths of his father, retired Hammond Morton High School teacher Clifford Snow, 68, and mother, Joyce Snow, 66, whose decomposed bodies were found Oct. 18 in their house in the 14500 block of West 197th Avenue.

04/15/2014

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Teen Charged With Fatal Shooting In Gage Park

Angel Jara was charged with one count of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting Joshua Martinez, 20, in the 3000 block of West 53rd Place about 1 a.m. Sunday.

04/14/2014

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy. (File Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

McCarthy: Lax Gun Laws To Blame For Violence

On the heels of a weekend that saw at least 37 people shot in Chicago – four of them fatally – Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said “lax state and federal gun laws” leave officers “running on a hamster wheel” in efforts to reduce gun violence.

04/14/2014

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4 Dead, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatality happened early Sunday in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. Corey Brownlee, 32, was shot in the chest about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue.

04/14/2014

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Man Angry Over Tax On Soda Pulls Out Submachine Gun

Nahshon Shelton didn’t want to pay the 22-cent tax on his $1.79 two-liter of Pepsi on Saturday afternoon, so he allegedly pulled a blue-steel Intratec .22-caliber submachine gun inside the convenience store where they tried to make him pay it — and he threatened to kill everyone there.

04/14/2014

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Harvey Cops Shoot, Kill Man Who Tried To Run Them Over

At 10:22 a.m., police received a call of a possible armed robbery at a hotel in the 16900 block of South Halsted Street, according to a statement from Harvey police. As officers were walking up to the hotel, they “encountered the suspect” who was in a vehicle in the parking lot.

04/14/2014

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Man Stabbed During Fight Along Lakefront Trail

A man was stabbed during a fight on the lakefront on the North Side early Saturday.

04/13/2014

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Man Killed Woman Who Kicked Him Out Of Apartment, Prosecutors Say

A Brighton Park man allegedly stabbed a woman to death because she kicked him out of her apartment, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.

04/13/2014

A 28-year-old woman was shot in the head, chest and back while driving early Sunday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. ( Photo from NVP.)

Woman Critically Injured In Humboldt Park Shooting

A woman was shot multiple times while driving early Sunday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.

04/13/2014

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Man Killed, Woman Hurt In Washington Park Shooting

A man was killed and a woman was injured in a shooting early Sunday in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood.

04/13/2014

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Three Shot In West Town Drive-By

Three people were wounded in a drive-by shooting Saturday night in West Town.

04/13/2014

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Prosecutors: Man Slammed His Elderly Mother’s Head Into Sidewalk

A Logan Square neighborhood man allegedly slammed his 72-year-old mother’s head into a sidewalk repeatedly as she tried to grab keys from her intoxicated son, the Sun-Times is reporting.

04/12/2014

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Ex-Firefighter To Serve 13 Years For Sex Abuse

A onetime north suburban Antioch firefighter was sentenced to 13 years in prison Friday after he pleaded guilty to the sexual assault of a minor, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting.

04/12/2014

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Four Dead, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Four people were killed and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon.

04/12/2014

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Seven Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road.

04/11/2014

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