Jonathan Watkins shows up at Area South police headquarters, to meet with detectives about the shooting that left him wounded, and killed his 6-month-old daughter, Jonylah Watkins. (Credit: CBS)

Pastor: Slain Baby’s Dad Cooperating With Police ‘Fully And Completely’

Six-month-old Jonylah Watkins died after she was shot multiple times Monday afternoon in the Woodlawn neighborhood as dad Jonathan Watkins, a reputed gang member, was changing her diaper in a minivan.


A Chicago Police cruiser drives past a West Side funeral home during the funeral for a woman killed in a gang-related shooting, as part of the city's crackdown on violence at funerals attended by gang members. (Credit: CBS)

Cops Keep Close Eye On Funeral For Victim Of Gang Shooting

Chicago’s crackdown on violence at gang funerals took a different turn Thursday, as police took pre-emptive action to remove a potential gang target from a funeral site.

CBS 2–12/13/2012

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Overnight Violence: Three Men Wounded In Two Shooting

Three men were wounded, none seriously, in two shootings in Humboldt Park and Lawndale overnight.


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Five People Shot Overnight In Chicago

Five people–including two teenagers–were wounded in shootings from Tuesday night into early Wednesday.


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Police Bust Gang-Controlled Drug Market, Arresting 14

Chicago police busted a gang-controlled drug market in the West Side Austin neighborhood, nabbing 14 people and taking more than $20,000 worth of drugs off the street, authorities announced Friday.


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Man Charged With Murder Of Boy, 13, In Pizzeria At Foster And Broadway

A Rogers Park man stands charged with shooting and killing a 13-year-old boy in a pizzeria at Foster Avenue and Broadway in the Uptown neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

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Boy, 5, Dead In Apparent Gang-Related Shooting

A 5-year-old boy was fatally shot in an apparent gang-related attack Friday night in northwest suburban Elgin, police said.


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Gang Shooting Leaves Man Wounded At Damen And Addison

A man was wounded in a gang-related shooting before sundown Tuesday, on the northern edge of the trendy Roscoe Village district.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2011


Woman, 19, Charged In Gang-Related Slaying

A young woman has been charged with the gang-related murder of man Thursday evening near his East Chicago neighborhood home.


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Man, 19, Killed In Apparent Gang-Related Shooting

A man was killed in an apparent gang-related shooting Friday night on the Southwest Side.


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Police: Boy, 15, Killed In Possible Gang Shooting

A 16-year-old boy is dead after being fatally shot in a possible gang-related shooting in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

WBBM Newsradio–01/12/2011


Teen Dies In Apparent Gang-Related Shooting

Two men, each in the age range of 17 to 20, were shot about 4:10 p.m. near South Winchester Avenue and West 49th Street.