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Teen Charged In Murder Of 15-Year-Old Boy

A teenage boy was charged with murder Wednesday for fatally shooting a 15-year-old this month in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.

07/17/2013

Ed Cooper.

Slain Honor Student Wanted To Become Police Officer

Teenager Ed Cooper was gunned down in broad daylight while playing basketball Monday. Police say the teen had no gang ties or criminal background.

07/09/2013

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Three Killed In Separate West Side Shootings

Three people — including a 15-year-old boy — were fatally shot Monday afternoon on the West Side, police said.

07/09/2013