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Hazel Jones Huff (CBS)

Elderly Woman Cleared In Neighbor Dispute That Turned Deadly

On Monday, Hazel Jones Huff got her good name back, CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

11/10/2014

James Tillman (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer

James Tillman, 21, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery/discharge firearm, and attempted aggravated vehicular hijacking, according to Chicago Police.

10/27/2014

Authorities investigate after a South Side shooting that left a 34-year-old man hurt early Sunday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer Shot During Robbery Attempt In Gresham

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer was shot during a robbery attempt in the South Side Gresham neighborhood early Sunday.

10/26/2014

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Police Now Dealing With Two Dead Bodies, Burning Vehicles In Gresham Neighborhood

A person was found dead in a burning vehicle in Auburn Gresham Friday morning, almost three hours before a woman was found beneath a burning SUV in the same neighborhood.

08/15/2014

A Chicago police vehicle (CBS)

7 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Wednesday

The latest shooting happened about 11 p.m., when two men were wounded in a drive-by attack in the Gresham neighborhood.

08/14/2014

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.

07/18/2014

A rifle and shotgun recovered by police Tuesday in Gresham. (Photo from Chicago Police)

Police Find Guns, 160 Rounds Of Ammo In Garbage Can

Chicago Police found two guns and more than 160 rounds of live ammunition hidden in a Gresham neighborhood garbage can Tuesday on the South Side.

05/14/2014

Ash trees that were infested with the emerald ash borer have been dumped in this lot by the city. (Credit: Dorothy Tucker)

Gresham Residents Surprised By Mountain Of Tree Debris

Some call the mountain of tree branches and trucks an eyesore. Others complain it’s a haven for crime. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

05/09/2014

A paintball gun is seen in the paintball competition at Spitfire Indoor Paintball during the World Firefighter's Games - Sydney 2012 on October 22, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Paintball Prankster Draws Gunfire, Hit In Shoulder

At least two men firing paintballs at people on Halloween evening apparently were themselves fired upon by someone with a real gun, and one of the two men was injured.

10/31/2013

This surveillance image shows a suspect accused of stealing thousands from an elderly man. (provided)

Police Seek Scam Artist Who Stole Thousands From Elderly Man

James Jackson says a tricky tree trimmer snipped away at more than $2,000 of his savings, swiping it from inside his home. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

10/24/2013

Photo of similar vehicle from police News Affairs

Family Mourns Beloved Uncle Killed In Hit-And-Run

The victim was Arthur Johnson, who was about to celebrate his 77th birthday The hit and run happened at 83rd and Racine Wednesday morning.

07/17/2013

Catherine Brown is accused of punching a Chicago police officer during a traffic stop, then dragging the officer with her car. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Charged With Punching Cop, Dragging Her With Car

Catherine Brown, 38, has been charged with one count each of aggravated battery to a police officer and attempted first-degree murder, police said.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2013

(CBS File Photo)

Officer Punched During Traffic Stop, Dragged By Car

A Chicago police officer was recovering at home Tuesday morning, after she was punched, grabbed, then dragged down the street during a traffic stop in the Gresham neighborhood.

05/13/2013

Seven people were shot at Mr. G's Supper Club during a rap video release party on March 21, 2013. (Credit: Brian Slodysko/Sun-Times Media)

7 Shot During Rap Video Release Party At Gresham Nightclub

Police said three people pulled out handguns and started firing shots both inside and outside Mr. G’s Supper Club and Entertainment Center at 87th and Ashland about 1:13 a.m.

03/21/2013

Shooting

Man Found Shot To Death In Car On South Side

A man died after he suffered multiple gunshot wounds—including to the face—Saturday night in the Gresham neighborhood, authorities said.

09/23/2012

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1 Dead, 16 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One person is dead and at least another 16 wounded in violence throughout the city this weekend.

04/01/2012

Rev. Michael Pfleger leads an anti-violence march through the Gresham neighborhood, four days after a 22-year-old man was shot and killed a few blocks away from St. Sabina Parish. (Credit: CBS)

Pfleger Leads Anti-Violence March Near St. Sabina

In the face of a murder a few blocks away from his church, Rev. Michael Pfleger took some bold steps Sunday, and so did several dozen of the faithful from St. Sabina Parish.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2012

A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a White Castle restaurant at the corner of 79th Street and Loomis Boulevard on Feb. 29, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Man Shot And Killed Outside White Castle On South Side

A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a White Castle restaurant in the Gresham neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–02/29/2012

South Ashland Avenue

Girl Killed In Hit-And-Run; Boy Killed By Gunfire

It was a deadly night for Chicago teenagers, with a 15-year-old girl dead as a result of a hit-and-run accident, and a 15-year-old boy killed by a gunshot.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

Jontiaz Brooks, 19, is charged with first-degree murder in the August 2011 death of Darius Jones. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Second Man Charged In South Side Murder

A second man has been charged for the August 2011 shooting death of a man in the Gresham neighborhood.

01/29/2012

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