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.
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.
Three men were wounded, none seriously, in two shootings in Humboldt Park and Lawndale overnight.
Five people–including two teenagers–were wounded in shootings from Tuesday night into early Wednesday.
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.
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.
A 5-year-old boy was fatally shot in an apparent gang-related attack Friday night in northwest suburban Elgin, police said.
A man was wounded in a gang-related shooting before sundown Tuesday, on the northern edge of the trendy Roscoe Village district.
A young woman has been charged with the gang-related murder of man Thursday evening near his East Chicago neighborhood home.
A man was killed in an apparent gang-related shooting Friday night on the Southwest Side.
A 16-year-old boy is dead after being fatally shot in a possible gang-related shooting in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.
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.