Little Village

Police Question Person Of Interest In Little Village ShootingAn 18-year-old woman was standing on the sidewalk with a male in the 2400 block of South Springfield Avenue about 7:35 p.m. when two males walked up and got into an argument with her companion, according to Chicago Police. One of the two males then pulled out a gun and opened fire, police said.
Hundreds Of Immigrants Turn Out For Citizenship WorkshopU.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill) hosted the event, and said the immigrants were responding to a political climate of hate from Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump.
1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across ChicagoThe fatal shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. in Humboldt Park’s 1100 block of North Keeler Avenue.
Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Little VillageIn the most recent robbery, two men approached a 76-year-old man in the 2700 block of South Karlov Avenue about 5:30 p.m. Monday, forcefully displayed a gun and demanded his belongings, according to Chicago Police. The man was shot in the right leg during the robbery, and the suspects left the area.
Man Shot In Little Village Drive-ByThe man was in the 2400 block of South Washtenaw Avenue at 8:35 p.m. when someone in a passing four-door vehicle fired shots, striking him in the left leg, police said. The vehicle then drove west.
Off-Duty Correctional Officer Shot In Little Village AlleyThe 37-year-old officer was returning home from work around 10:30 p.m., still wearing his uniform, standing in the alley behind his mother’s home in the 2800 block of South Tripp Avenue, when someone in a minivan opened fire on him, police said.
Dog Shot Dead After Attacking Police Officer, Woman In Little VillageA Chicago police officer shot and killed a dog in the Little Village neighborhood after it attacked an elderly woman and another officer Tuesday night.
6 Killed, 26 Wounded In Weekend Chicago ShootingsMost recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. About 4:30 a.m., the 21-year-old was a passenger in a vehicle in the 2400 block of South Sawyer when someone fired shots from the sidewalk, striking him in the chest, police said.
Mother Dies, Three Injured In Little Village FireA 24-year-old woman has died, after an early morning fire that also injured her husband and two children in the Little Village neighborhood. A law enforcement source said investigators suspect a citronella candle might have started the fire.
Man Fatally Shot While Riding Bike In Little VillageA 20-year-old man was fatally shot while riding his bicycle in Little Village Thursday night, police said.
1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 11100 block of South Hamlet Avenue when a black SUV pulled alongside and a gunman inside shot him in the abdomen, police said.
Three Officers Among Five Hurt In Little Village CrashA marked police SUV with its emergency equipment activated was northbound on Millard Avenue about 8:55 p.m. when it was hit by a Dodge headed east on Cermak Road, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. The Dodge failed to stop at a stop sign before the crash.