Off-Duty Firefighter Spots Real Fire While Working On Set For 'Chicago Fire' SpinoffAn off-duty Chicago firefighter moonlighting on the set of the TV show "Chicago Med" noticed there was a real emergency just three doors down this morning.
8 Killed, 45 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe latest homicide happened Sunday night in Roseland on the Far South Side. Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 9:40 p.m. in the 10100 block of South Calumet found a 43-year-old man unresponsive on the ground with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, according to Chicago Police.
‘Monster Walking Around Here’ After Teen Killed, Another Wounded In KenwoodPolice said two teenagers were outside around 7:30 p.m. Saturday, when a car drove by, and someone inside started shooting. Tyjuan Poindexter, 14, was shot in the head, and died at the scene. A 15-year-old boy was shot twice in the leg, and was being treated at the University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital.
Boy, 14, Fatally Shot In KenwoodWitnesses told police there was an altercation in a nearby park before the shooting, but it is unclear if the altercation was related to the attack.
Man Shot And Killed In KenwoodThe shooting happened at 10:40 p.m. in the 800 block of East Bowen Avenue inside a basement apartment, police said. The suspect pulled out a handgun, fired shots and then fled.
Man Killed In Kenwood ShootingTyris R. Jackson, 35, was walking in the 4900 block of South Drexel Boulevard about 8:30 p.m. when a white SUV approached and the front passenger exited the vehicle, produced a handgun and fired multiple shots.
3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe most recent fatal shooting happened about 1 a.m. Sunday. Two boys, ages 16 and 17, were standing on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Ingleside when someone walked up and fired shots at them. The younger boy suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he died.
Girl, 7, Among Two Shot In KenwoodA 7-year-old girl and a man were both shot Friday night in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood.
2 Killed, 10 Wounded In South Side ShootingsAbout 6 p.m., a man was shot to death less than two blocks from President Barack Obama’s Kenwood home. The 25-year-old was in a vehicle when another vehicle approached, and someone in that vehicle fired shots, police said. The victim drove to the 1300 block of East 50th Street, where the vehicle came to a stop, police said.
Man Fatally Shot In KenwoodChicago police say a man was fatally shot inside of a vehicle Tuesday in the Kenwood neighborhood just blocks away from President Barack Obama’s home.
Teen Shot In KenwoodAbout 6:30 p.m., the 18-year-old was outside in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue when a vehicle pulled out of an alley and someone inside started shooting, police said.
Man Who Left Suspicious Bag Outside Obama's Home Claimed To Be President's SonA 20-year-old man whose interaction with police and Secret Service agents outside of President Obama's Kenwood home earlier this week prompted a bomb squad response has been ordered held on $250,000 bond.