Girl Accidentally Shot By Three-Year-Old CousinThe three-year-old shot the nine-year-old girl in the arm.
Girl, 12, Sexually Assaulted After Leaving East Garfield Park StoreSometime between Sept. 24 and Oct. 7, the girl was leaving the store about 4 p.m. when a masked male grabbed her from behind and pulled her into an alley in the 700 block of North Lawndale Avenue, according to an alert from Chicago Police. He then sexually assaulted her for roughly 20 minutes before running off toward Ridgeway Avenue.
Autistic Whitney Young Senior Who Was Killed ‘Always Had A Smile On His Face’Faculty and students at Whitney Young High School on Monday were mourning the loss of a popular special needs student who was stabbed to death at his temporary apartment in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
Cops Who Ran Into Fire Had To Answer To Wives; 'She Said I Was Crazy'Four Chicago police officers were hailed as heroes for helping rescue a family from an "intense" fire early Monday, but in the eyes of their wives, they were "crazy to run in a burning building."
Four Chicago Police Officers Rescue Family From East Garfield Park FireShortly after midnight, the officers were on patrol in the 3900 block of West Congress Parkway, when they saw a two-story brownstone on fire.
Dreams Come True For West Side Restaurateur"Five years ago I was actually in prison," says Benford. "I thought my life was also over."
2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across ChicagoA 26-year-old man was killed in the latest shooting, which happened at 8:13 p.m. Monday in the South Chicago neighborhood.
4 Killed, 15 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon when a man was killed in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
Elderly Man Killed In East Garfield Park FireWilliam “Tony” Jackson, 83, was home alone at the time, and was trapped in his kitchen.
2 Dead, 6 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across ChicagoThe day’s latest shooting happened about 11:30 p.m. in the Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side.
2 Dead, 5 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across ChicagoA man was found shot to death shortly before noon in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Man Stabbed In Chest During Robbery Attempt In East Garfield ParkThe suspect took off without any proceeds, police said. No one was in custody Thursday as Are North detectives investigated.