Lawndale

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1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 11100 block of South Hamlet Avenue when a black SUV pulled alongside and a gunman inside shot him in the abdomen, police said.

07/01/2015

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1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Shootings Since Tuesday Morning

The fatal shooting happened about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. The 24-year-old woman was a passenger in a vehicle in the 4500 block of North Broadway when gunfire erupted and she was struck in the head.

04/15/2015

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Felon Charged After Girlfriend’s Son Shot By Another Boy Playing With Gun

Bail was set at $350,000 for a Chicago man who left a gun on top of a refrigerator at his girlfriend’s North Lawndale home, where an unsupervised boy found it and accidentally shot another boy.

04/13/2015

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Mom Charged After 8-Year-Old Boy Shot While Playing With Gun

A 31-year-old woman with a felony conviction on her record has been charged with child endangerment, after her 8-year-old son was accidentally shot while he and another child played with her boyfriend’s gun.

04/09/2015

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Police: Boy, 8, Shot While Playing With Gun With Another Child In Lawndale

The boy and another 8-year-old child were playing with a gun inside a home near 13th Street and Lawndale Avenue around 10:45 a.m., when the gun went off, police said.

04/07/2015

A car drives on a snow-packed street in the Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Lawndale Residents Say City Not Plowing Streets Fast Enough

It’s been three days now since the big blizzard dumped more than a foot of snow on Chicago.

02/04/2015

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Man Charged With 2012 Lawndale Murder

A Bloomington man has been charged with murder for the death of a woman who was found in an abandoned Lawndale building in 2012.

01/07/2015

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Boy, 16, Shot In North Lawndale

A 16-year-old boy was shot Saturday night in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

11/23/2014

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Raging Fire Engulfs West Side Building

A three-alarm fire at a West Side building could be seen for miles Thursday afternoon.

09/25/2014

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Boy, 13, Killed, Six Wounded In West Side Shooting

A 13-year-old boy was killed and six others were wounded in a drive-by shooting Friday evening in the West Side East Garfield Park neighborhood, according to fire authorities.

07/25/2014

A man was shot and killed in the 1300 block of South Central Park Avenue about 11:55 p.m. Friday, police said. | photo from Network Video Productions

Man Fatally Shot In North Lawndale

A man was shot and killed Friday night in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

06/14/2014

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More Than 120 iPads Stolen From School In Lawndale

Someone smashed out windows at Charles Hughes Elementary School, 4247 W. 15th St., around 1 a.m. Monday, and stole 123 iPads valued at approximately $70,000.

05/27/2014

A dead infant was found in Lawndale. (Credit: CBS)

Charges Filed Against Mom Of Dead Infant

Charges are pending against the mother of a dead 7-month-old baby found bundled in a snowsuit in a West Side apartment Wednesday afternoon, police said.

12/12/2013

A dead infant was found in Lawndale. (Credit: CBS)

Baby Girl Found Dead Inside West Side Apartment

The mother of the 9-month-old baby has been found and is being questioned by Chicago Police.

12/11/2013

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Woman Badly Beaten, Sexually Assaulted In Lawndale

Police are seeking a suspect who beat and sexually assaulted a woman found near a railroad track Saturday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

11/10/2013

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1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Overnight Shootings In Chicago

The fatal shooting happened in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Jose Rodriquez, 30, was shot in the head about 7 p.m. in the 6000 block of South Talman Avenue.

11/05/2013

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Woman Shot In Lawndale

Three people are in custody after a woman was shot Monday morning in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

10/07/2013

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Man Found Dead On CTA Bus

The unidentified man was found aboard a bus when it stopped near the 1100 block of South Kedzie Avenue.

08/22/2013

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Thieves Take Copper Pipes From Lawndale Elementary School

Twice this week thieves have made their way into a CPS elementary school in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood and stolen copper pipes, police said.

08/07/2013

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2 Killed, 4 Wounded In Overnight Violence

The victims included a man who was shot to death while riding bike in the Englewood neighborhood.

08/07/2013

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