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Teen Wounded In East Garfield Park Shooting

About 1:10 a.m., the teen was standing on the sidewalk in the 3300 block of West Lexington Street when someone in a passing dark-colored sedan shot him in the abdomen, arm and hip, police said.

08/07/2015

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Three Men Shot In East Garfield Park

The three were all standing outside in the 2700 block of West Lexington Street about 9:45 p.m. when three other males shot them from a nearby alley, police said.

06/18/2015

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Man Seriously Injured In West Garfield Park Shooting

About 12:45 a.m., officers on patrol heard gunshots and found the man lying on a sidewalk in the 4400 block of West Lexington Street, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

06/02/2015

Oak Park police after a woman was attacked during a home invasion in the 1000 block of South Oak Park Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Attacked In Oak Park Home Invasion

Oak Park police were hunting for a man who carried out a violent home invasion Thursday night, when the attacker forced his way inside a home on one of Oak Park’s busiest streets.

05/22/2015

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Man Found Dead In Vacant West Garfield Park Home

About 10:50 p.m., officers found the 37-year-old lying face-down in a pool of blood inside the home in the 4300 block of West Lexington Street, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

10/09/2014

Firefighters take a newborn baby to an ambulance after delivering the girl inside a minivan at Kostner and Lexington. The mother was on the way to the hospital, when she pulled off the Eisenhower Expressway and called for help. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Mother Gives Birth In Van Near Eisenhower Expressway

A woman gave birth to a baby girl early Wednesday in a van just off the Eisenhower expressway.

08/13/2014

UIC Attack

UIC On Alert After Attack On Student

The University of Illinois at Chicago has issued a warning about an attack on a student this week.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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3 More Men Shot In Broad Daylight

After a bloody Memorial Day holiday that left six people dead and 19 others injured, three more men were shot and wounded in broad daylight today.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011

Police Shooting

Police Involved In Fatal West Side Shooting

Chicago Police say they were shot at on the city’s West side, and fired back, killing one man.

03/27/2011