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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.

03/17/2013

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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.

03/14/2013

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Wounded Motorist Drives Himself To Hospital

A motorist was shot while driving home early Saturday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

03/09/2013

Antonio Lewis is charged with the 2011 murder of Maurice Vortes. (Credit: Chicago Police)

West Side Man Charged With 2011 Murder

Antonio Lewis, 29, is accused of fatally shooting Maurice Vortes on Sept. 29, 2011, in the 1500 block of South Kedzie Avenue

02/14/2013

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9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.

02/11/2013

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1 Dead, 4 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One person is dead and three others wounded from gun violence in the city between Friday evening and Saturday morning.

02/02/2013

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Man Killed In Lawndale Had Criminal History, Siblings Killed By Violence

A man who was fatally shot in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday — who also had an extensive criminal record — was the last of his mother’s four children to be killed in acts of violence in Chicago, police and sources said.

01/26/2013

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Man Killed In Drug-Related Lawndale Shooting

A man was killed in a drug-related shooting in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood Tuesday morning, police said.

01/15/2013

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Man Shot And Killed In Lawndale

A man was shot and killed early Sunday in the Lawndale neighborhood.

01/13/2013

A 14 year-old was killed overnight in Humboldt Park. (Credit: CBS)

Teens Among 8 Shot, 3 Fatally, Since Friday

Three people have been killed and five others wounded in Chicago gun violence since Friday afternoon, authorities said. Many of the shooting victims, including two of the people killed, are teenagers.

01/12/2013

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Teen Boy Killed In Lawndale

A teenage boy was killed Friday during a shooting in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.

01/12/2013

The fire occurred at about 4:30 a.m. on the  4200 block of West 21st Place. (Credit CBS)

Girl, 4, Injured In Weekend Fire Dies

A 4-year-old girl burned badly in a fire over the weekend has died, Cook County health officials said Monday.

12/31/2012

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Lawndale Fire Displaces 20 People

About twenty people, including children, were displaced when a blaze erupted at an apartment building in the Lawndale neighborhood Saturday night, authorities said.

12/30/2012

The fire occurred at about 4:30 a.m. on the  4200 block of West 21st Place. (Credit CBS)

Lawndale Fire Being Investigated For Arson

Four of the victims suffered severe burns and two people died.

12/29/2012

Manuel A. Lopez, 20, faces two felony counts of aggravated battery of a child. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Father Allegedly Grabbed Infant Son’s Knee Until It Made ‘Popping Noise’

Manuel A. Lopez, 20, faces two felony counts of aggravated battery of a child and is scheduled to appear in bond court on Monday.

12/23/2012

Matthew Collum, a senior at Westinghouse College Prep, has received a full scholarship from the University of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

West Side Teen Gets Full Ride To University Of Chicago

A high school senior who lives in one of Chicago’s poorest and most violent neighborhoods has received a full scholarship to one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

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Keith Joshawn Anthony Jr., 24, was charged with one count of first-degree murder.

Second Man Charged In April Murder In Chatham

Keith Joshawn Anthony Jr., 24, was charged with one count of first-degree murder.

12/09/2012

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Overnight Violence: Three Men Wounded In Two Shooting

Three men were wounded, none seriously, in two shootings in Humboldt Park and Lawndale overnight.

12/08/2012

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Man Stabbed To Death In Lawndale

A man was stabbed to death in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.

12/01/2012

Police swarm the scene of a fatal shooting in the Fuller Park neighborhood Friday. (CBS)

6 Dead, At Least 15 Hurt In Weekend Violence

Five of those killed were fatally shot, while a sixth was stabbed to death, authorities said.

12/01/2012

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