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Dequan Hopkins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting, Killing Brother In July

Dequan Hopkins, 19, was charged with murder while committing another forcible felony, and aggravated discharge of a firearm for the shooting death of his brother, 22-year-old Jovan Dovantae Hopkins, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office and Chicago Police.

08/24/2015

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Man Killed In Back Of The Yards Shooting

About 8:45 p.m., the 22-year-old was walking in the 5200 block of South Emerald Avenue when someone walked out of a nearby gangway and opened fire, police said. The shooter then jumped in a vehicle, which sped away.

07/10/2015

A 3-year-old boy fell from a second-story window in Englewood on Monday. His family said a 4-year-old cousin accidentally knocked him out the window while the two were playing. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 3, Seriously Injured In Fall From Window In Englewood

The boy fell around 9 p.m., from a home in the 7100 block of South Emerald Avenue. He landed on a metal fence, cutting his stomach.

06/09/2015

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Boy, 3, Impaled On Fence After Falling From Window

The child fell around 9 p.m. from a second-story window in a residence in the 7100 block of South Emerald Avenue. The boy suffered a cut to his stomach and chest after being impaled by part of a fence, but he was free of the structure when rescue crews had arrived.

06/08/2015

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3 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 9 p.m. in the in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. A 39-year-old man was riding a bicycle about 9 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Hoyne when a red vehicle pulled up next to him and someone exited the vehicle and fired shots.

08/05/2014

A house in the South Side Englewood neighborhood collapsed Thursday after an early-morning fire. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Englewood Home Collapses After Fire

The fire at the home in the 6500 block of South Emerald Avenue was extinguished about 3:30 a.m., according to Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs. At 5:30 a.m., CFD Media Affairs said the house had collapsed.

07/03/2014

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Baby, Woman Dead In Extra-Alarm Fire In Englewood

An 11-month-old girl and a 49-year-old woman were killed Tuesday, when an extra-alarm fire damaged three homes in Englewood.

10/15/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Search Resumes For Suspect In Washington Heights Attacks

Police have resumed searching for a man suspected of raping two women and a teenage girl in Washington Heights early Wednesday, and hiding in another girl’s closet, after determining a “person of interest” they were questioning was not responsible for the crimes.

10/10/2013

Chicago police search an alley for evidence, after two women and a teenage girl were raped in the Washington Heights neighborhood. The same suspect also allegedly broke into a family's home, and hid in an 11-year-old girl's closet. (Credit: CBS)

Police Question ‘Person Of Interest’ In Washington Heights Rapes, Break-In

All of the attacks happened within a three-block radius in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

10/09/2013

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2 Shot In Englewood

One of the men told police he was walking in the 7000 block of South Emerald Avenue when a group of three males approached him, and one of them pulled out a gun and fired shots.

07/17/2013

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Man Critically Hurt, Teen Shot In Englewood

A man is in critical condition and a 15-year-old boy wounded following a shooting early Sunday in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

07/08/2012

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Gunmen On Bicycles Shoot Man In West Pullman

Two suspects on bicycles shot and wounded a man in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side late Saturday.

07/08/2012

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Man Released After Shooting Girlfriend’s Ex-Husband

A man has been released without charges, after he shot and wounded his girlfriend’s ex-husband when the man stormed into her Far South Side home.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

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Prosecutors: Man Admitted He ‘Smacked,’ Bit Slain Toddler

The South Side man accused of killing a girlfriend’s toddler is expected to be in bond court this afternoon.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

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Toddler Beaten To Death In Englewood

A 2-year-old South Side girl who was found unresponsive in her bed, with bite and scratch marks on her body, was beaten to death and her death has been ruled a homicide, an autopsy Sunday has determined.

04/15/2012

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Two Dead, Seven Wounded In Citywide Shootings

Two men are dead and seven others were wounded in shootings throughout the city Saturday night and early Sunday, police said.

03/25/2012

Three small children perished in an Englewood fire Thursday: from left, Dashiya Austin; Stacey Austin Jr.; and Joseph Austin. (CBS)

3 Young Children Die In Englewood Fire

Three young children were killed early this morning in a fire in the Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011