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2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The latest fatal shooting was a gang-related attack at a Brighton Park neighborhood gas station just before 3 p.m., police said.


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Man Shot And Killed In Gresham

Officers responded to an unresponsive person in a car in the 7500 block of South Damen Avenue about 6 a.m. and found a 21-year-old man shot in the chest, police said.


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5 Killed, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Sunday in the South Side Marquette Park neighborhood. Nyerere Lloyd, 26, was standing on the sidewalk in the 3100 block of West 64th Street about 12:40 a.m. when two males walked up and fired shots.


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St. Sabina Offers Reward For Information On Gresham Murder

A 26-year-old man was shot to death in the South Side Gresham neighborhood late Friday, police said.


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Man Critically Wounded In Gresham Shooting

A Sunday morning shooting that left a man critically wounded in the South Side Gresham neighborhood may have happened during a robbery.


A vehicle appeared heavily damaged after a fatal crash during a police chase Sunday night on the South Side. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Man Dies In Gresham Crash After Fleeing Police

Police officers saw an SUV speeding and pulled it over in the 6700 block of South Ashland Avenue. During the stop, the man got back in the vehicle and drove off, and officers gave chase. The vehicle blew a stop light in the 7600 block of South Ashland Avenue and hit a car, and then a fire hydrant and a light pole.



Boy Struck, Critically Injured By Bus In Gresham

About 7 p.m., the boy was walking in the 1400 block of West 79th Street when he ran into the street and was struck by the vehicle, police said.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.

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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.