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Homan Avenue Fatal

West Side Gas Station Employee Shot Dead In Robbery

An East Garfield Park neighborhood gas station employee was found shot and killed early Friday, following a robbery.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

Torrence Avenue Fatal Shooting

5 Shot Dead In 12 Hours In Chicago

Five people were shot to death between Thursday night and early Friday morning in the city of Chicago, including two men whose bodies were found outside a South Deering neighborhood car wash.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

Sharon Burton

Woman Charged With Stabbing Daughter’s Boyfriend To Death

A 56-year-old woman stands charged with stabbing her daughter’s boyfriend to death during an argument on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2012

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5 Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) – At least five people were killed and 23 others wounded in separate shootings throughout the city that took place from late Friday through early Monday. Three of the shootings — one of […]


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4 Killed, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least four people were killed and 19 others wounded in separate shootings throughout the city that took place from late Friday to Saturday night.



Man Fatally Shot In East Garfield Park

A 22-year-old man was shot to death Saturday afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.


Whipple Street Fire

Firefighter Hospitalized From Scene Of West Side Blaze

A firefighter was taken to the hospital Monday morning from the scene of a fire on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2012

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Police Probe Break-In At East Garfield Park School

Police are investigating after a break-in at a public elementary school in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

Chicago And Sacramento Crash

2 Vehicles Wrecked In West Side Crash

Two vehicles were demolished early Monday in a crash on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

Isis, a shepherd terrier mix who was abandoned on the West Side and beaten by kids with bats and broomsticks in December 2011, was moved to a foster home a month and a half later. (Credit: Chicago Animal Care and Control)

Dog Abandoned And Attacked On West Side Now In Foster Home

Isis, the shepherd terrier mix who was abandoned in the cold by her owners and then attacked by children with baseball bats, is now in a foster home.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

Darrion Grossley

Man Charged In String Of West Side Robberies, Rapes

A West Side man is behind bars, charged in a series of crimes that happened last year in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

Isis The Dog

Homeless Dog Recovering At Shelter After Being Beaten

A homeless dog named Isis has caught the attention of Chicago dog lovers, after she was beaten over the weekend when her owner moved to a new apartment and left her.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Dog Prints

Dog Abandoned In Cold, Beaten By Kids On West Side

There is a heart-wrenching story Monday morning about a West Side family on-the-move, a pet dog abandoned in the cold, and some cruel kids.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Madison Street Shooting

Man Robbed, Shot For Designer Jacket On West Side

Police say a thief was after a designer jacket when he shot a man in the chest on busy Madison Street on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

A 17-year-old girl waiting at this bus stop in the 300 block of North Kedzie Avenue was kidnapped on Nov. 14, 2011, and taken to a garage, where she later escaped. (Credit: CBS)

Girl Escapes After Being Kidnapped On West Side

A 17-year-old girl escaped to safety this week after being kidnapped at a bus stop on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

Bank Of America Protest

Women Dump Garbage From Foreclosed Home At Bank Of America Offices

Five women – the eldest 80 years old – were arrested Tuesday afternoon for dumping garbage in front of the Bank of America Chicago offices downtown in a protest.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

109th And Eggleston Shooting

5 Killed, More Than 30 Wounded In Violent Chicago Weekend

Five people were killed and at least 22 others were wounded in violence across the city between Friday morning and early Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

Antonio Johnson Shooting

Police Search For 2 Brothers In Shooting That Killed Boy

Police are seeking two brothers for questioning in a shooting that has now left a 15-year-old boy dead in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2011

Warren Boulevard Crash

2 Cops, CTA Employee Hurt In Overnight Crash

Two police officers and a Chicago Transit Authority employee were injured overnight in a crash in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011

Police Shooting

2 Wounded In Police Shootings, Including 13-Year-Old Boy

Police shot and wounded two people on the city’s West Side overnight, including a 13-year-old boy who refused to drop a BB gun, police said.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2011