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.
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.
A 60-year-old woman is in the hospital after being assaulted while walking down the street in the Old Irving Park neighborhood.
Two men were hurt in a drive-by shooting late Friday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.
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.
Two children and a firefighter were hospitalized early Thursday, after a fire in a basement in the Little Village neighborhood.
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.
A sixth school has now broken ranks with the Chicago Teachers Union, and gone ahead with lengthening its school day.