Kedvale Avenue

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

3 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in the Little Village neighborhood Sunday afternoon. The boy, whose identity was not immediately released, was shot in the abdomen and side about 4:50 p.m. in the 3000 block of South Kedvale Avenue.


File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Teen Shot On West Side, Three Questioned By Police

The 15-year-old boy was standing outside in the 1500 block of South Kedvale Avenue about 9:40 p.m. when two people drove up, got out of a vehicle and opened fire.


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Woman, 60, Beaten In Old Irving Robbery Attempt

A 60-year-old woman is in the hospital after being assaulted while walking down the street in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.



Two Shot In Hermosa Neighborhood

Two men were hurt in a drive-by shooting late Friday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.



Man Fatally Struck By Vehicle While Fleeing Robbers

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a vehicle wanted for fatally striking a man fleeing from robbers early Sunday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.


Kedvale Avenue Fire

2 Children, Firefighter Injured In Little Village Blaze

Two children and a firefighter were hospitalized early Thursday, after a fire in a basement in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

Ramiro Carrillo, 21, of Cicero, is charged with two counts first-degree murder for the beating death of Gumaro Chavez on Sept. 17, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

5 Charged In Fatal Beating, Stabbing In Little Village

Three men and two women have been charged with murder in the death of a 28-year-old man who was robbed and beaten and stabbed to death after leaving a transgender bar in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood early Saturday.


Chicago Public Schools

Two More Chicago Public Schools Break Ranks To Lengthen Day

A sixth school has now broken ranks with the Chicago Teachers Union, and gone ahead with lengthening its school day.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011