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.
A teenage boy was killed Friday during a shooting in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.
A 4-year-old girl burned badly in a fire over the weekend has died, Cook County health officials said Monday.
About twenty people, including children, were displaced when a blaze erupted at an apartment building in the Lawndale neighborhood Saturday night, authorities said.
Four of the victims suffered severe burns and two people died.
Manuel A. Lopez, 20, faces two felony counts of aggravated battery of a child and is scheduled to appear in bond court on Monday.
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.
Keith Joshawn Anthony Jr., 24, was charged with one count of first-degree murder.
Three men were wounded, none seriously, in two shootings in Humboldt Park and Lawndale overnight.
A man was stabbed to death in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.
Five of those killed were fatally shot, while a sixth was stabbed to death, authorities said.
At least eight people have been wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.
Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a vehicle wanted for fatally striking a man fleeing from robbers early Sunday in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.
A blaze at a strip mall in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood left one person critically injured Saturday evening, according to a spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department.
The cause remains under investigation for a fire that ripped through three apartment buildings in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Investigators are trying to determine what cause a three-alarm fire that damaged four apartment buildings Tuesday in the west side Lawndale neighborhood.
Police have issued an alert warning residents of the West Side Lawndale neighborhood of a man and woman who, working together, have robbed women at gunpoint of their purses.
Students in summer school at a West Side elementary school had an assignment to write about violence.
A woman remained hospitalized as of last report, after being critically injured in a fire in the North Lawndale neighborhood building where she lived.
A 5-year-old girl was following her sister across the street on the city’s West Side, when a hit-and-run driver slammed into her and took her life.