A 19-year-old and a 21-year-old were sitting in a parked van in the 3100 block of South Keeler Avenue about 11:30 p.m. when a dark-colored SUV drove up and someone inside fired shots.
The most recent fatal shooting was around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, when 36-year-old Kennyone Pendelton was shot several times in the 4600 block of West Jackson Boulevard, in the Austin neighborhood, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
A man, believed to be in his 20s, was shot in the 1800 block of North Keeler Avenue about 8:45 p.m.
Chrystal Kyles stood in the cold in the middle of East 51st Street on Sunday night and tried to comfort her grieving family as they grappled with the news that Chicago’s ongoing gun violence had finally touched their home.
One man is dead and two others wounded after a gunman approached a car the men were sitting in and opened fire in the Northwest Side Irving Park neighborhood Sunday night, police said.
The cause remains under investigation for a fire that ripped through three apartment buildings in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Police and fire investigators aren’t saying much, but neighbors are certainly talking about what they think might be a religious hate crime.
Four men were shot and wounded Thursday night in a drive-by attack in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
Two Chicago Public Schools will be spending an extra 90 minutes in class Monday, joining 11 others that have already done so.
Two men were shot early Sunday in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.
Police shot a male early Monday on the Northwest Side after he twice pointed a gun at officers while fleeing a traffic stop.
Community input has helped save a Chicago public school from consolidation.