Lawler Avenue

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5 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend Violence

At least five people were killed, and 23 others were wounded, by gunfire and other violence in Chicago this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2012

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2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun Violence

Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

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9-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle On West Side

A vehicle struck a 9-year-old boy Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.


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Teen Critically Wounded In Craigin Shooting

A 17-year-old boy died early Monday, a day after he was shot in his home in the Northwest Side Craigin neighborhood.


Lawler Avenue Fire

South Austin Fire Believed To Be Work Of Arsonist

Investigators say an early-morning fire in a South Austin neighborhood apartment building might have been the work of an arsonist.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

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Fire Heavily Damages West Side Apartment Building

Two floors of a West Side apartment building were heavily damaged in a fire Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported..