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Javier Garza, 17 (left), and Damien Garza, 19 (right), have been charged with murder in the shooting death of 14-year-old Michael Orozco. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Teens Charged In Shooting Death Of 14-Year-Old

Two teens have been charged with this past weekend’s fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy in what police believe was a gang-related incident.


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2 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Violence

A teenager was fatally shot and a man was stabbed to death in separate incidents on Sunday.


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Teen Boy Fatally Shot On West Side, 3 Suspects In Custody

A 14-year-old boy was fatally wounded Sunday afternoon during a West Side drive-by shooting that police believe was gang-related.


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Shots Fired At Officers In North Center; 3 Arrested

Three people are in police custody, following a shootout with police in the Northcenter neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2012

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2 Men Shot Dead On Front Steps In Pilsen

Two men were shot and killed early Monday on the western edge of the Pilsen neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2012

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Teens Charged In Wicker Park Robbery; Link To Other Incidents Probed

Two teenage boys have been charged with hitting a woman and stealing her purse in the Wicker Park neighborhood Thursday morning, and police are trying to determine whether the attack is connected to a series of similar robberies in recent months.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

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Police Shoot, Wound DUI Suspect After Chase

Police shot and wounded a DUI suspect early Friday morning, after he led them on a chase up and down the Eisenhower Expressway.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2011


Smoking, Oxygen Therapy Leave Woman Critically Burned

Smoking and oxygen therapy proved to be a dangerous combination early Thursday, when a woman was critically injured in a fire on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2011