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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

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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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Man Stabbed To Death In Domestic Dispute

The 28-year-old victim was stabbed to death at his West Side home in the 3300 block of West Douglas Boulevard about 12:40 a.m.

08/07/2013

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6 Wounded In Shootings Since Wednesday Afternoon

The shootings came as July drew to a close and police officials announced the number of shootings decreased when compared to the same months in 2012 and 2011.

08/01/2013

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1 Dead, 17 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday

The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

07/29/2013

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At Least 11 Shot In City Since Wednesday Night

At least 11 people have been wounded in shootings throughout the city within about a 27-hour span from Wednesday night through early Friday.

07/26/2013

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Blotter: 14-Year-Old Boy Shot Outside Church, Man Shot Dead At Birthday Party

A teenage boy was shot Sunday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

07/21/2013

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Oak Park Teen Shot And Killed On West Side

Alexander Mayo, 19, was in the 1300 block of South Avers Avenue when he was shot multiple times Thursday afternoon.

07/19/2013

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Man Tries To Abduct 14-Year-Old Girl In Lawndale

Police were warning families to be on alert, after an attempted abduction Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood.

07/11/2013

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2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Two people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded by gunfire across Chicago since Tuesday evening.

06/12/2013

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