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1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. in Humboldt Park’s 1100 block of North Keeler Avenue.


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Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Little Village

In 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-By

The 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.


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Off-Duty Correctional Officer Shot In Little Village Alley

The 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.


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Dog Shot Dead After Attacking Police Officer, Woman In Little Village

A Chicago police officer shot and killed a dog in the Little Village neighborhood after it attacked an elderly woman and another officer Tuesday night.


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6 Killed, 26 Wounded In Weekend Chicago Shootings

Most 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.


Four people were injured, three of them critically, in an early morning fire in the 2600 block of West Cullerton Street. (Credit: CBS)

Mother Dies, Three Injured In Little Village Fire

A 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.


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Man Fatally Shot While Riding Bike In Little Village

A 20-year-old man was fatally shot while riding his bicycle in Little Village Thursday night, police said.


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1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The 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.


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Three Officers Among Five Hurt In Little Village Crash

A 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.


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Man Critically Wounded In Little Village Shooting

About 9:50 p.m., the 19-year-old was walking in the 2300 block of South Rockwell Street when a black SUV pulled up and someone inside opened fire, striking him several times, police said.


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3 Dead, 32 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

James Jones, 21, tried to protect his 46-year-old mother Alicia Jones on the front porch of their home when a gunman opened fire from a gangway about noon Saturday in the 8400 block of South Colfax, according to their family and authorities.


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5 Killed, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two males were killed in the most recent fatal shooting early Sunday in the West Side Austin neighborhood, police said. The two were driving in the 1600 block of North Cicero about 3:50 a.m. when a light-colored vehicle pulled up alongside and someone inside fired shots.


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Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Car In Little Village

Police are warning residents about a man who tried to lure a 14-year-old girl into a car Wednesday morning in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.


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Man Shot To Death In Little Village: Police

A man was shot to death in the Little Village neighborhood early Saturday, police said.


Chicago police investigate after three 19-year-old men were shot, two of them fatally, in the 200 block of West 107th Street on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS)

3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

Late Wednesday night, one man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting outside of a Logan Square neighborhood store on the Northwest Side, police said.


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Third Man Charged With Throwing Objects, Hurting Children In Little Village

A third man has been charged with injuring an infant and a toddler last week by throwing objects at a family’s vehicle in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.


Jonathan Gonzalez (left) and Luis Olvera (right) are charged with aggravated battery, for allegedly throwing a fire hydrant cap through a car window, injuring two children. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Pair Charged With Tossing Fire Hydrant Cap Through Car Window, Injuring Kids

Two young men have been charged with felonies, after injuring two children when they threw a fire hydrant cap through a car window.


Juan Barraza (left) and Luis Hernandez (right) were convicted of murder in the 2012 shooting death of 6-year-old Aliyah Shell (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Gang Members Convicted In Little Village Girl’s Murder

Minutes after a jury returned guilty verdicts for 21-year-old Juan Barraza, Cook County Judge Stanley Sacks convicted 19-year-old Luis Hernandez for Aliyah Shell’s murder.


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Police: Man Chased 13-Year-Old Girl Near Little Village School

Police are searching for a man who put his arm around a 13-year-old girl’s neck and then chased her when she escaped on her way to a Little Village School last week on the Southwest Side.