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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.



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.


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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.