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Police cordon off part of the LaSalle subway station on the CTA Blue Line, after someone fired a shot or shots on the platform as a train was arriving. (Credit: CBS)

Man Fires Assault Rifle At Blue Line Subway Station; No One Injured

A gunman was in custody Thursday after firing shots on a Blue Line subway platform.

10/09/2014

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Man Stabbed To Death In Hyde Park Domestic Dispute

The 23-year-old was stabbed in the chest about 3:10 a.m. inside a residence in the 5100 block of South Hyde Park Boulevard, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

10/09/2014

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Police: Man Shot And Killed In West Garfield Park

Witnesses told police they heard shots and saw a man lying on the ground about 10:30 p.m. in the 700 block of South Springfield Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said, citing preliminary information.

10/09/2014

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Man Found Dead In Vacant West Garfield Park Home

About 10:50 p.m., officers found the 37-year-old lying face-down in a pool of blood inside the home in the 4300 block of West Lexington Street, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

10/09/2014

Clarence Sams (Credit: Chicago Police)

Second Man Charged With Murder Of Elderly Barber

Clarence Sams, 24, has been charged with first-degree murder and robbery, in connection with the death of 88-year-old Arthur Hearn.

10/08/2014

Joshua Miner (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Second Defendant Convicted In Joliet Double Murder

Joshua Miner, 26, was charged with the murders of Terrance Rankins and Eric Glover, both 22, whose bodies were found by police Jan. 10, 2013 on the second floor of a home at 1121 N. Hickory St. His sentencing is set for Nov. 12. He faces a mandatory term of life in prison.

10/08/2014

Dahvie Holmes (Credit: Chicago Police)

Second Suspect Charged In South Shore Murder

Dahvie Holmes, 20, of the 7600 block of South South Shore Drive, is charged with first-degree murder in connection with the Sept. 30 shooting death of 16-year-old Camerion Blair, authorities said.

10/08/2014

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12 Wounded In City Shootings On Tuesday

Most recently, two men were wounded in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The men, ages 22 and 24, were standing outside in the 1800 block of South Hamlin about 9:15 p.m., when someone shot them both.

10/08/2014

Chicago Police Capt. Edward Kulbida (Credit: CBS)

One Suspect In Custody, One Dead After Chicago Police Captain Shot

A Chicago police captain was shot in Englewood attempting to apprehend a suspect in multiple shootings in Indiana, according to Chicago Police. One suspect was taken into custody and another is dead following a standoff of over five hours.

10/07/2014

Dzevad Avdic (top left), Jeremy Ly (top right)  Myles Hughes (bottom right) and  Nicholas Smith (bottom right)

Skokie Police Release 5th Suspect In Student’s Slaying

Skokie police have released the person they say pulled the trigger in the fatal shooting of a Niles North High School student last month. The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office did not think there was enough evidence at this time to charge him, according to Skokie police officials.

10/07/2014

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Man Shot And Killed In Bronzeville

About 5:30 p.m., 37-year-old Torrente G. Pickens was found unresponsive with multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle in the 100 block of East 44th Street, police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said.

10/07/2014

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Bond Hearing Set For Chicago Man Charged With SIU Threats

A Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus soon will learn if he can be released on bond.

10/07/2014

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Boy Shot In Kenwood

The male juvenile was shot in the leg about 6:15 p.m. in the 4600 block of South Ellis, police said. His exact age was not immediately known.

10/07/2014

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Man Shot In Woodlawn

The man, 30, was sitting in a vehicle about 5:50 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Ingleside when a male approached and fired shots at him, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.

10/07/2014

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Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Vehicle In Portage Park

About 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 30, a girl was near the intersection of Henderson and Cicero when she was approached by a man driving a black-colored car, according to an alert issued by Chicago Police. The man tried to talk to the girl — with the intention of luring her into the car — but she ignored the man and fled to safety.

10/07/2014

Keith Martin. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Chicago Murder Suspect Arrested In Wisconsin

A man wanted in connection with a murder in Chicago last July has been arrested in Wisconsin, according to the U.S. Marshals Service.

10/06/2014

Dzevad Avdic (top left), Jeremy Ly (top right)  Myles Hughes (bottom right) and  Nicholas Smith (bottom right)

Fifth Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Skokie Teen

Skokie Police have arrested the person they allege pulled the trigger in the fatal shooting of Niles North student Max Gadau last week, Pioneer Press is reporting.

10/06/2014

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Police: Man Tried To Lure Kids From Ashburn Home With money

The children’s parent saw the man and began chasing him, police said. He was last seen near 79th and Kolmar.

10/06/2014

Antoine Reynolds (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Englewood Man Charged With Killing Teen In 2011

Antoine Reynolds, 28, of the 5600 block of South Shields, was charged with first-degree murder in the death of 18-year-old Devonta Childress, records show.

10/06/2014

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2 Dead, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Early Saturday, a man was killed and three others were hurt in a shooting in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. The four men were inside a vehicle about 3 a.m. when they were shot in the 4400 block of West Van Buren Street.

10/06/2014

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