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Far South Side

Police are searching for a man suspected in two recent bank robberies in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. / photo from the FBI

FBI: Man Robs Second Far South Side Bank In Two Weeks

Authorities are searching for a man who has robbed two Morgan Park neighborhood banks on the Far South Side in the last two weeks.

11/22/2014

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Police Warn Of Kidnapping Attempts On Far South Side

During each attempt, a man engaged a child in conversation and then attempted to lure the child into his vehicle, according to Area South detectives.

10/09/2014

A bicycle on the ground at the scene of a police-involved shooting Tuesday night on the Far South Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed By Police On Far South Side

Officers responding to a tip about an armed bicyclist in the area saw a male riding a bicycle in the 13300 block of South Forestville about 9:35 p.m. The officers approached him to conduct a field interview, at which point he reached into his waistband and pulled out a semiautomatic handgun, police said.

08/20/2014

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15 Shot Across Chicago Since Thursday Afternoon

Most recently, a 25-year-old man walked into Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center after he was shot in the hand in the 7800 block of South South Shore Drive, police said.

05/09/2014

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Man Hit, Killed By Car While Running Across I-94

About 3 a.m., a 36-year-old man was heading north on I-94 in a 2007 Ford Taurus when a 22-year-old man ran across the roadway near 120th Street and was hit.

05/05/2014

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Boy, 12, Among 8 Shot Since Thursday Morning

The boy was shot in the leg about 8:45 p.m. after he walked past two males in the 13100 block of South Corliss Avenue and then heard shots and felt pain.

04/18/2014

A squad car idles at the corner of a Roseland block where a man was shot to death Monday night. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed In Roseland

About 9:30 p.m., the 26-year-old was found with two gunshot wounds to the head in the 11300 block of South Forest Avenue.

04/01/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot And Killed In West Pullman

The 29-year-old was walking with a friend in the 400 block of West 117th Street a few minutes after midnight when shots were fired.

03/03/2014

Police Tape Around Light Pole (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Two Found Dead In West Pullman Home

Haristien Lacy, 86, and Veronica Lacy, 55, were both found unresponsive inside a home about 4 a.m. in the 11500 block of South Ada Street.

02/10/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Woman Shot In West Pullman

The woman, 22, was walking on the sidewalk in the 12700 block of South Morgan Street about 12:30 p.m. when she “heard shots and felt pain.”

01/13/2014

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2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two people are dead – including a teenage boy – and at least eight other people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday afternoon.

01/06/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot During Robbery In West Pullman

The 35-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle in the 12000 block of South Aberdeen Street about 12:10 a.m. when two males approached on foot and announced a robbery.

12/23/2013

The Salvation Army's Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in the West Pullman neighborhood. (Credit: Facebook)

Salvation Army Community Center Merges Arts, Sports, Education

On Chicago’s Far South Side, there’s a Salvation Army facility unlike anything in the area, where arts and sports combine with life skills to create success stories.

12/13/2013

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Man Shot And Killed In Morgan Park

About 4:40 p.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired discovered the 30-year-old with a gunshot wound to his head in the 11200 block of South Ada Street.

12/11/2013

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Man Fatally Shot On Far South Side

The 19-year-old was shot in the abdomen about 5:15 p.m. in the 11300 block of South Edbrooke Avenue, police said.

12/02/2013

A 20-by-80-foot sinkhole opened on the street in West Pullman, near 124th and Wentworth. (Credit: CBS)

Sinkhole Opens On West Pullman Street

A massive sinkhole opened up overnight in the West Pullman neighborhood, swallowing part of a street and adjoining parkway.

11/11/2013

Melvin Brown (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Driver Charged With DUI In Crash That Hurt 4 Cops

Melvin Brown, 69, has been charged with felony aggravated DUI causing an accident involving bodily harm, as well as two misdemeanor counts of DUI.

11/07/2013

Nine people – including three police officers – were injured in a three-vehicle crash Sunday night in the 10200 block of South Indianapolis Avenue. (Credit: NVP Video)

4 Cops Among 9 Hurt In Chain-Reaction Crash On Far South Side

An unmarked Chicago police squad car pulled over an SUV, and a second police car had pulled up to assist, when a Nissan Altima slammed into the unmarked squad car, setting off a chain reaction crash.

11/04/2013

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot To Death In West Pullman

Bobby Pruitt-Williams was standing in the 12100 block of South Union Avenue when a gunman approached and shot him in the head about 12:10 a.m.

10/31/2013

LeTroy Fields (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect Charged With Shooting Man Over Cell Phone

LeTroy Fields, 34, was charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with the attack in the 11600 block of South Harvard Avenue.

10/22/2013

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