A man who broke into an Englewood home Wednesday afternoon, then broke his leg trying to get back out after the homeowner fired a gun, has been charged with burglary, police said.
Police called to the 11600 block of South Laflin Street about 8 p.m. found the body of 32-year-old Carl L. Blackman dead in the garage with multiple gunshot wounds.
A 23-year-old man has been charged with beating his pregnant girlfriend so badly, she lost her nearly full-term baby earlier this month.
The woman, 25, was walking in the 4800 block of South Laflin Street when a group of males and females approached her and exchanged words, then knocked her to the ground and beat her.
Fatimah Shabazz, 70, was last seen about 4 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Laflin Street
A 15-year-old girl and two men are dead, and at least eight other people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city Tuesday, police said.
A man was fatally shot Friday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.
A West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.
Six people were forced from their homes overnight when a fire broke out in the Englewood neighborhood.
It was another violent night in Chicago, with one man killed and five others injured in shootings in a period of just one hour.
A young man was shot and killed Monday night just blocks from the University of Illinois at Chicago campus.
Police are searching for a gunman who shot and killed a 15-year-old boy Wednesday night in the Englewood neighborhood.
Work to replace an aging water main in the Pilsen neighborhood was almost done Wednesday morning, but the cleanup may take a long time.
Crews have patched a 36-inch water main that ruptured in the Pilsen neighborhood Monday night, but full repairs were still underway and residents were still facing a long cleanup process after homes and businesses were flooded.
An Englewood neighborhood father is facing gun charges, after the man’s son accidentally shot his baby brother with an unattended firearm.
A baby boy was taken to the hospital Wednesday night after being shot in the leg at a home in Englewood.
A man dressed in woman’s garb and a wig and mask tried to abduct four young girls in the Englewood neighborhood this week with the line, “Scooby Doo wants to play with you,” police say.
Autopsy results were expected Friday on a woman who was found raped and murdered in a vacant building in the Englewood neighborhood.
It was another violent weekend in Chicago, with gunfire and stabbings killing six people and leaving at least 21 hurt – including a 7-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl..
A 27-year-old man with autism is missing from his Englewood neighborhood home again, after vanishing twice before in recent months.