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Police: Two Dead, One Wounded In South Shore Shooting

The shooting happened in the 2600 block of East 74th Place at 9:06 a.m., police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada said, citing preliminary information.

09/02/2015

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2 Wounded In Humboldt Park Shooting

About 5 a.m., five people were in a vehicle driving in the 1100 block of North Washtenaw Avenue, when three people on the street started yelling gang slogans at them before opening fire, police News Affairs Officer Jose Estrada said.

09/02/2015

Police officers search an area for suspects involved in shooting an officer September 1, 2015 in Fox Lake, Illinois. A manhunt for three suspects is underway after an officer from Fox Lake Police was shot and killed this morning.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Police Resume Search For Suspects In Murder Of Fox Lake Officer

Police have suspended their active search for three suspects in the killing a Fox Lake police lieutenant known to many in the community as “G.I. Joe.,” but the investigation continues.

09/02/2015

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Two Killed In Uptown Shooting

The attack happened at 2:17 a.m. in the 5000 block of North Winthrop Avenue, police said. A 32-year-old man was dead at the scene, and a 34-year-old died after being taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

09/02/2015

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Man Critically Wounded In Austin Shooting

The man, 21, was shot in the back in the back about 12:20 a.m. in the 100 block of North Central Avenue, police said.

09/02/2015

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1 Killed, 11 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened about 11:40 p.m. in the North Lawndale neighborhood. A 14-year-old boy was standing on the front porch of a home in the 1300 block of South Kostner with a two other people, when a car drove by and someone inside opened fire. The boy was shot in the back and later pronounced dead, police said.

09/02/2015

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Reward Offered For Information On Attacker In Willowbrook Home Invasion, Sexual Assault

Illinois Crime Commission Chief Jerry Elsner says they put up the reward because this crime was so vicious.

09/01/2015

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Suspect In Custody After Fatal Stabbing In Lansing

Officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 3700 block of 173rd Court at 7:37 a.m. and found a female unresponsive in an apartment, according to a statement from Lansing police. The victim, whose age was not known, had been stabbed several times and was pronounced dead at the scene.

09/01/2015

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Three Reported Sex Assaults At Notre Dame Test New School Policy

This summer, Notre Dame and the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s office began a new protocol for sexual assault cases at the South Bend campus: if a victim wants to file charges, and calls police, prosecutors will be notified and get involved immediately to confer with police.

09/01/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In Austin

Kevin Nichols, 25, was standing on a porch with a female in the 400 block of North Lawler Avenue about 9:35 p.m., when another male walked up and shot him in the chest.

09/01/2015

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Man Killed In Kenwood Shooting

Tyris R. Jackson, 35, was walking in the 4900 block of South Drexel Boulevard about 8:30 p.m. when a white SUV approached and the front passenger exited the vehicle, produced a handgun and fired multiple shots.

09/01/2015

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Man Shot, Critically Wounded In West Pullman

About 7 p.m., the 20-year-old was shot in the abdomen and arm in the 11800 block of South State Street, police said.

09/01/2015

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Police Investigating Irving Park Homicide

About 11 a.m., 51-year-old Lloyd A. White was found in the basement of building in the 3900 block of North Spaulding Avenue, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was dead at the scene, authorities said. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

09/01/2015

Surveillance photo of the suspect who robbed an Orland Park gas station at gunpoint. | Orland Park police

Armed Robber Steals Money, Cigarettes From Orland Park Gas Station

Orland Park Police are investigating an armed robbery in which a man got a little bit of money, and a lot of cigarettes.

08/31/2015

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State Police Say Solving Murder Of Tammy Zywicki 23 Years Ago Still A High Priority

It was 23 years ago tomorrow that the body of 21-year-old college student Tammy Zywicki was found along the side of a road in Missouri.

08/31/2015

Workers perform repairs at Tops & Bottoms in Lansing, after an SUV crashed into the storefront, and five burglars ransacked the store for designer jeans. (Credit: CBS)

Crash And Grab Burglars Raid Lansing Store In Pre-Dawn Heist

An SUV plowed through the front of a store in south suburban Lansing early Monday, and a group of thieves inside made off with thousands of dollars’ worth of designer jeans.

08/31/2015

The scene at Dodge and Lyons where two people were shot, one fatally, early Monday in Evanston. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Killed, Another Wounded In Evanston Shooting

The shooting happened in the 1800 block of Dodge Avenue about 1:20 a.m. Donte Blackwell, 23, of Niles, was shot once in the torso and was taken to Evanston Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A 21-year-old Evanston man was shot in the arm and leg, and was also taken to Evanston Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

08/31/2015

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3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 1 a.m. Sunday. Two boys, ages 16 and 17, were standing on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Ingleside when someone walked up and fired shots at them. The younger boy suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he died.

08/31/2015

Police investigate in the 8200 block of South Ingleside, where two men were shot early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

Police: Boy Killed, Another Injured In Chatham Shooting

A 16-year-old boy was killed and a 17-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in the Chatham neighborhood early Sunday on the South Side, police said.

08/30/2015

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Three Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Three people were killed and at least 23 others, including a 7-year-old girl, have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since late Friday.

08/30/2015

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