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A 24-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl were shot in the 6800 block of South Wabash Avenue on June 20, 2013. (Credit: Brad Bartley)

Man, Teen Girl Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

A man and a teen girl were shot late Thursday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Two Shot Within Blocks Of Each Other In Greater Grand Crossing

Police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred blocks apart during a roughly one-hour time span early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

7 Injured In Gun Violence Since Thursday Night

At least seven people were injured in shootings across the city Thursday night and early Friday. A Chicago Police officer also shot a teen who ran from officers during a street stop early Friday in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.


Three women were hurt when a car hit a tree late Monday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Three Women Hurt In South Side Crash

They were in a car that crashed into a tree in the 0 to 100 block of East 75th Street about 11:20 p.m., Fire Media Affairs said.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot And Killed Inside Greater Grand Crossing Restaurant

Brandon Byars was inside the restaurant in the 500 block of East 79th Street when a gunman on the outside saw him and opened fire, shooting him several times in the back.


Timothy Jones is charged with murder in the death of a woman who was killed when police crashed into her car while chasing Jones, who allegedly was fleeing from a home invasion. (Credit: CBS)

$2M Bond For Man Charged With Death Of Woman Killed By Police During Chase

Timothy Jones, of the 12500 block of South Union Avenue, was charged with the death of 59-year-old Chicago resident Jacqueline Reynolds.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Woman Shot Twice In Greater Grand Crossing Neighborhood

A woman was shot twice in the leg Saturday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.


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Boy, 15, Among 6 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The teen was shot about 2 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Claremont Avenue in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.


Three officers were hurt when a police car crashed while chasing a stolen vehicle near 72nd Street and St. Lawrence Avenue on Feb. 13, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

3 Officers Hurt In Crash While Chasing Stolen Car

The three officers were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Their injuries were not life-threatening.


Jovan Killingsworth, 20, of the 6400 block of South May Street, was charged with four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm to a police officer and one count of unlawful use of a weapon. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Held On $500K Bond In Police-Involved Shooting On South Side

A man has been charged in connection with a police-involved shooting early Friday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side that left him hospitalized.



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


CHA Taking Wait List Applications In 3 South Side Neighborhoods

The Chicago Housing Authority is taking applications to get on its wait list for sites in three adjacent areas of the city.

WBBM Newsradio–08/06/2012

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Police Warn Of Increase In Armed Robberies In Greater Grand Crossing

Police are alerting residents of the South Side Greater Grand Crossing area of an increase in armed robberies that have occurred there in the past month.


Talman Avenue Shooting

7 Dead, 22 Injured In Weekend Violence

It was another violent weekend on the streets of Chicago, with seven people dead as a result of gun violence and 21 more hurt in shootings, stabbings and other violent acts.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011