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Man Killed In Greater Grand Crossing Shooting

The shooting happened in the 7500 block of South Ellis Avenue at 2:05 p.m., police said. The 21-year-old was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

06/24/2015

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Three Robbers Target President Obama’s Kenwood Neighborhood

The holdups could be part of a coordinated effort to target men over social media, sources tell CBS 2.

06/08/2015

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Six Robberies Reported On Same Block In Kenwood

The robberies all occurred in the 4700 block of South Ellis Avenue during various times of the day, police said. A seventh robbery was also reported about a block away in the 900 block of East 47th Street.

06/08/2015

Three people were shot while they were sitting in this Ford Thunderbird in an alley parking lot in the 5400 block of South Ellis Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Three Shot In Hyde Park Near University Of Chicago

University police issued a campus security alert at about 2 a.m., after three people were shot in an alley in the 5400 block of South Ellis Avenue. Police said two men and a woman were sitting in a blue Ford Thunderbird in a parking lot, when someone came up to the car and opened fire around 12:30 a.m.

04/20/2015

Two Chicago Police officers were taken to the hospital early Monday after their vehicle crashed into a pole in the Woodlawn neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Chicago Police Officers Injured In Woodlawn Crash

About 2:25 a.m., Grand Crossing District officers in pursuit of a vehicle crashed their squad car into the pole in the 6500 block of South Ellis Avenue, police said.

04/06/2015

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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 Killed In Chatham Shooting

Police responding to a call of shots fired about 3:15 p.m. found the man on the sidewalk in the 8300 block of South Ellis Avenue.

10/22/2013

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Police Warn Woodlawn Residents About Recent Gunpoint Robberies

Police are warning residents in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood about two recent robberies.

07/23/2013

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$2M Bond For Man Charged With Death Of Woman Killed By Police During Chase

Timothy Jones, of the 12500 block of South Union Avenue, was charged with the death of 59-year-old Chicago resident Jacqueline Reynolds.

05/10/2013

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Woman Dead, 2 Cops Hurt In South Side Crash

A woman was killed and two Chicago Police officers injured in a traffic crash on the South Side on Wednesday morning.

05/08/2013

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DCFS Investigating After 4 Kids Hospitalized Following Domestic Disturbance

The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of abuse and neglect after four children were hospitalized after police responded to a domestic disturbance in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side on Tuesday night.

04/10/2013

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2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun Violence

Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

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5 Teens Among 8 Wounded By Gunfire In Another Violent Night

It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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Another Bloody Night In Chicago: 1 Dead, 10 Injured

It was another bloody night in Chicago, as gunfire ripped through communities on the South and West sides and left one person dead and 10 others injured between Monday afternoon and early Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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4 Alleged Serial Robbers Caught After Running Red Light

Four accused serial robbers were caught in Chicago this week when they blew through a red light.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

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Father Surrenders After Allegedly Kidnapping Girl, 1 1/2, A Week Ago

A man has surrendered to police with his 1 1/2-year-old daughter, after police issued an Amber Alert following the girl’s alleged kidnapping from the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

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Four Shot In Grand Crossing Attack

Four men were shot early Sunday in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

05/27/2012

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Quadriplegic Man Rescued From South Side Fire

A mattress fire at a home on the South Side Sunday afternoon was quickly extinguished by firefighters, who also rescued a quadriplegic man from the home and took him to a local hospital to make sure he was not injured.

05/06/2012

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Man Dies After Being Shot In Vehicle In Woodlawn

A man is dead after being shot in a vehicle Saturday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

03/18/2012

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At Least 10 Dead, Dozens Wounded In Weekend Violence

A bizarre weekend where the high exceeded 80 degrees also brought a rash of violence across Chicago, which left at least 10 people dead and some 40 others wounded.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2012

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