Harrison Street

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One Killed, One Wounded In Gary Shooting

About 9 p.m., a male with a gunshot wound was driven to Methodist Hospital Northlake and told investigators the shooting happened in the area of the 4500 to 4700 blocks of Harrison Street, according to a statement from Gary police.


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

Boy, 16, Shot And Killed In Gary

The 16-year-old, identified as Rashaud Lewis, was shot in the 2300 block of Harrison Street in Gary, the Lake County coroner’s office said in a statement. Lewis lived in the 1000 block of West 22nd Avenue, which is about a half-mile from the shooting.


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Body Pulled From Chicago River

Police Marine Unit officers responded to the area near the 400 block of West Harrison Street about 6:05 p.m. after a 911 caller reported seeing something in the water.


Jamel Crowder (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect Charged In 2013 Shooting That Critically Wounded Man

Jamel Crowder, 20, faces felony counts of attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm.


A 31-year-old police officer and a 60-year-old resident were injured in an extra-alarm fire that started when the resident was smoking while using medical oxygen at an apartment in the 2900 block of West Harrison Street. (Credit: CBS)

Two, Including Cop, Injured In Extra-Alarm Fire On West Side

The officer suffered smoke inhalation while helping a 60-year-old man who was hurt when he sparked a fire by smoking while using medical oxygen.


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

Man Shot Two Blocks Away From Police Station

A man was shot three times in the back Wednesday night about three blocks away from a police station on the West Side.



UIC Student Robbed Blocks From Campus

A University of Illinois at Chicago student was robbed at gunpoint several blocks west of the main campus this week.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Daniel Fenstemacher, of Nevada, was arrested at a Greyhound bus station in Chicago after admitting he had weapons and ammunition in his baggage. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Nevada Man Arrested When Weapons Found In Luggage At Greyhound Station

A Nevada man was arrested Saturday when he admitted that there were weapons and ammunition in his baggage during a security check at the Greyhound bus station in the West Loop.


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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.


Patricia Washington, 44, is accused of throwing rubbing alcohol in the face of a CTA bus driver after the two argued about an expired fare card. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Woman Charged With Throwing Rubbing Alcohol In CTA Bus Driver’s Face

An unruly CTA passenger accused of throwing rubbing alcohol in a bus driver’s face after a Friday argument over an expired fare card on the Near West Side was ordered held on $75,000 bond Sunday.


UIC Sexual Assault

UIC Student Sexually Assaulted In Broad Daylight Near Campus

Police are warning students at the University of Illinois at Chicago to be on the lookout, after a woman was attacked and sexually assaulted right in the middle of the Rush medical campus.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

iPhone Robbery

4 Held After Man Is Robbed Of iPhone At Harrison Red Line Stop

Police are holding four people who allegedly attacked a man and robbed him of his iPhone at the Harrison Street Red Line subway station late Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2011

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4 Hurt After Driver Resists Carjacker, Crashes

Four people were hurt Thursday night during an attempted carjacking on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

Rush University Medical Center

Rush Unveils State-Of-The-Art New Hospital Building

Rush University Medical Center on Thursday is dedicating its new, state-of-the-art hospital building.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

Dan Ryan Expressway

Officers Stop Man From Throwing Himself Onto Dan Ryan Expressway

Four Chicago Police officers are in line for life-saving commendations, after talking a man down from a bridge over the Dan Ryan expressway early Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Wilbert Crosby's windshield was smashed after a 12-year-old boy apparently tossed a rock from an overpass along the Eisenhower Expressway on Sept. 4, 2011. Crosby pulled off the expressway, confronted the boy and took him to a nearby police station. (Photo courtesy Wilbert Crosby)

Motorist Hauls Boy To Cops After Rock Tossed Into Windshield

An angry motorist walked a 12-year-old boy into a police station after the child allegedly hurled a rock off a nearby West Side overpass, smashing the windshield of the man’s minivan Sunday morning.


Clark And Huron Shooting

At Least 7 Shot, Wounded In City In Overnight Violence

It was a violent night across Chicago overnight, with at least seven people shot and wounded from the South Chicago to River North.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011

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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Shooting Near Eisenhower Expressway

One man is dead and another is injured, following a drive-by shooting overnight on the city’s West Side, on the surface streets right above the Eisenhower Expressway.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2011

1040 Federal Tax Return (credit: AP)

Tax Day Procrastinators Flood Main Post Office

Hundreds of cars flooded the Main Post Office just west of the Loop, as last minute tax filers tried to beat the midnight deadline.

WBBM Newsradio–04/19/2011

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Man Shot, Wounded Near Medical District

A man was wounded in a Monday night shooting on the Near West Side, just blocks from the Illinois Medical District.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2011