Grand Crossing

Firefighters on the scene of a residential fire in the Grand Crossing neighborhood. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Elderly Woman Injured After Residential Fire

Firefighters rescued an elderly woman from a blaze in a residence on the South Side on Thursday morning.

10/16/2014

From left: Paris Denard, Michael Baker,  Jabari Williams and Derrick Allmon. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Four Charged In Shooting Death Of Antonio Smith, 9, Held Without Bond

Four people are facing charges in last month’s shooting death of a nine-year old boy in the back yard of a home.

09/19/2014

Antonio Smith. (Family provided photo.)

Reward To Find Child’s Killer Grows To $13,500

If you have information, call (800) 883-5587.

08/21/2014

Antonio Smith. (Family provided photo.)

Nine-Year-Old Boy Killed In Grand Crossing Shooting

A nine-year-old boy died Wednesday afternoon after being shot multiple times in the chest.

08/20/2014

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Girl, 16, Sexually Assaulted In Greater Grand Crossing

A teenage girl was sexually assaulted Monday night while walking home in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

07/30/2014

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Man Found Shot To Death In Greater Grand Crossing

A man was found shot to death early Sunday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

06/22/2014

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VIDEO: Store Clerk Stands Up To Shoplifting Mob

A dozen or so people came to the Grand Crossing neighborhood K & G Clothing store, but not in search of advertised bargains. They came to steal, as a pack, and in broad daylight. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

06/16/2014

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Teen Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

A 17-year-old boy was shot Saturday afternoon in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

05/17/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In South Side Attempted Kidnapping

Police are searching for a man who allegedly tried to kidnap a 15-year-old girl from the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

01/09/2014

Man Shot In Head In Greater Grand Crossing

A man was shot and critically wounded Sunday afternoon in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

09/22/2013

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Police: Man Fleeing Fender Bender Crashes Just Blocks Away

Several people were injured late Sunday, after a motorist involved in a fender bender tried to flee the scene, but crashed into a van just blocks away, authorities said.

06/10/2013

The Sears store in the Grand Crossing neighborhood is closing. (CBS)

Grand Crossing Neighborhood Fears Blight With Sears Closing

The original “Sears tower” can’t be missed from the Skyway, and below it sits the 90-year-old Sears store – a fixture in the Grand Crossing neighborhood. But it’s soon to be gone, CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

05/06/2013

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Girl, 16, Critically Wounded In Grand Crossing Shooting

A 15-year-old girl was shot in the stomach Thursday afternoon in the Grand Crossing neighborhood and critically wounded.

04/11/2013

Roderick Moore, 45, was charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer, two counts of aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon, aggravated assault with a motor vehicle and aggravated possession of a stolen motor vehicle.
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$400K Bond For Motorist Who Allegedly Attempted To Run Over A Cop

Bond was set at $400,000 for a Greater Grand Crossing man who allegedly attempted to run over a police officer Thursday on the South Side.

01/05/2013

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Officers Save Residents From Burning Building

Residents of a South Side apartment building that caught fire early Thursday were escorted to safety by two Chicago police officers who found themselves in the right place at the right time.

01/04/2013

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Police: 3 Dead, 5 Wounded In Shootings Since Late Friday

Three people are dead and at least five people have been wounded in gun violence in the city late Friday through early Sunday, police said.

12/22/2012

Drug Dealer Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

The man, 24, was shot in the back and thigh about 11:40 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Vernon Avenue.

12/22/2012

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Man Gets 20 Years For Shooting That Wounded 18-Month-Old Girl

A 28-year-old South Side man will spend the next 20 years behind bars – for shooting an 18-month old girl.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2012

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1 Dead, At Least 6 Wounded In Weekend Shootings So Far

It was another violent start to the weekend on Chicago streets, with one man dead and at least six others injured in a series of shootings.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

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1 Dead, At Least 2 Injured In Midday South Side Shooting

One person is dead, and two more were wounded, in a shooting in broad daylight Saturday afternoon in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

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