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Police on the scene of a fatal shooting in Kenwood. (Credit: CBS)

Man Fatally Shot In Kenwood

Chicago police say a man was fatally shot inside of a vehicle Tuesday in the Kenwood neighborhood just blocks away from President Barack Obama’s home.


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Andrew Holmes Pleads For Help Solving Daughter’s Murder At Indianapolis Gas Station

Family members and friends returned this morning to the Indianapolis gas station where the daughter of a Chicago anti-violence activist was killed early yesterday, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


Tamara Sword with her five children. (Credit: Andrew Holmes.)

Daughter Of Community Activist Andrew Holmes Killed In Indianapolis Shooting

The daughter of Chicago community activist Andrew Holmes was killed in a shooting in Indianapolis early Saturday morning, Holmes said.


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Welder May Have Been Victim Of Mistaken-Identity Killing

Friends and family say Isaac Acevedo worked two jobs and was the role model in his family.


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5-Year-Old Girl Shot, Seriously Wounded In West Englewood

A 5-year-old girl—who was not the intended target—was shot and seriously wounded Sunday night in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.


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15-Year-Old Girl Shot To Death In Gary

The young victim, 15-year-old Daja Brookshire, was in the wrong place at the wrong time, not far from Gary Police Headquarters.


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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Gary Shooting

Gary police are questioning one person after a shooting that stemmed from a fight left one man dead and another injured early Sunday.


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Man Shot To Death In Gary

A man was shot to death in northwest Indiana Thursday night.


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Ex-Con Cleared Of Murder Killed While Trying To Rob Someone: Police

Alprentiss Nash was incarcerated from April 30, 1995, to Aug. 30, 2012, after Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez vacated his conviction when new DNA evidence exonerated him.


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Police: 18-Year-Old Man Killed In South Chicago Shooting

An 18-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood, police said.


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Boy, 17, Shot To Death In North Lawndale

A 17-year-old boy was shot to death Friday evening in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.


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13-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot In The Head In Kankakee

A 13-year-old boy who was shot in the head on Thursday in rural Kankakee County died Saturday at a west suburban hospital.


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Boy, 16, Fatally Shot

The victim and another teen were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Merrill when a car drove up and a man got out and opened fire.


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Grandmother Of Fatally Shot Boy: ‘It’s Crazy. Who Would Shoot A Seven-Year-Old?’

A cousin of the child waiting outside the hospital said the family had been celebrating the Fourth of July and had just returned home to a relative’s house when gunfire erupted.


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One Killed, One Injured In Bronzeville Shooting

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 5:31 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


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Man Fatally Shot In Back Of The Yards Drive-By

A 32-year-old man was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting early Saturday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.


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Police: Two In Custody In Connection With Fatal Shooting Near CPD Headquarters In Bronzeville

Chicago police have taken two people into custody in a deadly drive-by shooting that happened just a block from police headquarters in the Bronzeville neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.


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Man Charged With Fatally Shooting Teen, Wounding Another In Bronzeville

A South Shore man has been charged with shooting two teenage boys—one of them fatally—over Memorial Day Weekend in Bronzeville.


Chicago Police investigate a fatal shooting in the 900 block of West 32nd Place on Wednesday evening. | Sam Charles/Sun-Times

Teen Fatally Shot In Bridgeport

A 17-year-old was fatally shot Wednesday evening in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side.


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Chicago Man Fatally Shot In Evanston

Ray Owens, 27, was found in a vehicle in a parking area next to an alley in the 2000 block of Emerson Street.