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.
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.
The man, 24, was shot in the back and thigh about 11:40 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Vernon Avenue.
A 28-year-old South Side man will spend the next 20 years behind bars – for shooting an 18-month old girl.
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.
One person is dead, and two more were wounded, in a shooting in broad daylight Saturday afternoon in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Police had one person in custody Wednesday morning in connection with a drive-by shooting that left a woman critically wounded, followed by a shootout with officers, in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
A suspect was shot and critically wounded during a home invasion Wednesday night in the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Gunfire rang out on every side of Chicago overnight, leaving at least six people injured.
The city’s Water Department has been flooded in recent days with reports of open fire hydrants as people try to cool off amid the recent heat wave.
A man has surrendered to police with his 1 1/2-year-old daughter, after police issued an Amber Alert following the girl’s alleged kidnapping from the South Side’s Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Four men were shot early Sunday in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.
One person is dead and at least another 16 wounded in violence throughout the city this weekend.
Police are searching for a gunman who killed a woman and wounded a man in a drive-by shooting in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
A female is dead and a man was wounded in Grand Crossing neighborhood shooting Tuesday night on the South Side, police.
A 22-year-old man was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head on the South Side, police said.
Conditions were pleasant overnight, but violence spilled onto the streets of Chicago in many areas – leaving three people dead and at least five others wounded from 4 p.m. Monday to 4 a.m. Tuesday.
A 15-year-old girl now stands charged with a felony for allegedly stabbing a schoolmate with a pair of scissors at Hirsch Metro High School in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
A 16-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday after being stabbed at Hirsch Metro High School in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.
A 15-year-old boy was critically wounded during a shooting in the South Side Grand Crossing neighborhood Wednesday evening.