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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Five Hurt In Lawndale Rollover Crash

Five people were hurt when a vehicle clipped a parked car, then rolled over Saturday night in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.


Chicago Fire Department crews respond to a fire in the Lawndale neighborhood that injured three people early Saturday. / Image from Network Video Productions.

Three Hurt In Lawndale Fire

Three people were hurt — one critically — in a fire in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.


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Man, Teen Shot In Lawndale Neighborhood

Two people were shot early Saturday while walking home from a party in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.


A fire at 3030 W. 21st Place left a woman critically injured. (Chicago Fire Department)

Woman Critical After Lawndale High-Rise Fire

A fire at a senior citizen high-rise in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood left an elderly woman critically injured Friday afternoon.


Chicago firefighters respond to an extra-alarm blaze in an abandoned building at 1433 S. Kenneth Ave. on Thursday. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

One Hurt In Extra-Alarm Blaze In Abandoned Lawndale Building

The 2-11 alarm fire occurred at a 3-story apartment building at 1433 S. Kenneth Ave. about 5:45 a.m.


The call for the still-and-box alarm fire at 1945 S. Drake Ave. came in at 9:42 a.m., according to Fire Media Affairs. (Credit: Chicago Fire Media)

Man, Mother Rescued From Lawndale Fire

54-year-old woman and her 21-year-old son are out of the hospital after being rescued from a fire that engulfed their Lawndale apartment. WBBM’s Bob Roberts spoke with some of those affected and one of their rescuers:


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Man Critically Injured In Lawndale Hit-And-Run

A man is in critical condition after he was struck in a hit-and-run crash Sunday morning in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.


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Fire Destroys Trucks In Summit

There’s going to be an investigation into a fire that destroyed trucks overnight in the southwest suburbs.


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Woman Found Dead In West Side Park

A woman was found dead in a West Side park Sunday afternoon, authorities said.


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Man Critically Wounded In Lawndale Shooting

A 21-year-old man was critically wounded in what police believe was a gang-related shooting in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.


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Teen Shot In The Head In Lawndale

Teen boy was shot in the head Sunday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.


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Man Grazed By Bullets While Driving In Lawndale

A man suffered three graze wounds to the head but suffered no serious injury when gunfire rang out in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.