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Juan Barraza, 18, is charged with murder in the shooting death of 6-year-old Aliyah Shell in the Little Village neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Teens Charged In Shooting Death Of 6-Year-Old

Two people have been charged in the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2012

Aliyah Shell, 6, was shot and killed outside her home in the 3100 block of South Springfield Avenue on March 17, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

2 Questioned In Shooting Death Of 6-Year-Old Girl In Little Village

The girl was outside in the 3100 block of South Springfield Avenue when a pickup truck approached about 3:40 p.m. and two people inside pulled out guns and started shooting.


Luis Valdez, 20, and Ray Guereca, 21, as well as a 16-year-old girl, were each charged with one count of first-degree murder. (Chicago Police Department Photos)

Three Charged In Little Village Murder

Two men accused of murdering a man in February in the Little Village neighborhood were ordered held on $2 million bond Saturday.


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Officer Fires At Suspect Who Tried To Run Him Down

An off-duty Chicago Police officer suffered minor injuries after a man tried to run him over with a car in the Little Village neighborhood Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2012

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2 SW Side Coal Plants Agree To Shut Down Early

Two controversial coal-fired power plants in Chicago reportedly are being phased out.

CBS Chicago–02/29/2012

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Man Shot Dead In Little Village

A young man is dead after being beaten and shot in the Little Village neighborhood early Saturday on the Southwest Side.


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Police: One Dead In Little Village Shooting

CHICAGO (STMW) – A person was shot and killed early Saturday in a possible robbery in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood, police said. A male, his age unknown, was shot in the back in […]


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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.


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13 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Friday And Saturday

At least 13 people, including a 10-year-old girl, were wounded in separate shootings throughout the city Friday evening and Saturday morning.


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Gas Main Rupture Prompts Evacuation In Little Village

A building in the Little Village neighborhood was evacuated Wednesday morning, after a construction crew struck a gas main.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2012

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Pilsen, Little Village Residents Sue Over Coal Plant Pollution

Residents of the Little Village and Pilsen neighborhoods have filed class-action lawsuits against two coal-fired power plants.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Little Village Rollover (Photo provided by Fire Media Affairs)

2 Dead, 4 Critically Hurt In Little Village Rollover

Two men are dead and four others were critically injured early Saturday after a rollover accident in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood.


Little Village Carjacking

Video From Bus May Help Solve Brutal Carjacking

Surveillance video from a CTA bus may provide new clues in a brutal carjacking and shooting in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Little Village Carjacking

Man Escapes After Being Carjacked, Shot In Little Village

A man was hospitalized in serious condition Tuesday morning after escaping a carjacking in progress, and being shot, in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

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Male Critically Wounded In Little Village Shooting

A male was critically wounded Tuesday night during a shooting in the Little Village neighborhood.


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Girl, 13, Missing From Little Village

A 13-year-old girl is missing from the Little Village neighborhood, and has not been seen since Saturday.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

California Avenue Fire

4 Hurt In Apartment Building Fire Near Criminal Courthouse

Four people, including two children, were hurt Friday morning in a fire that broke out in an apartment building in the Little Village neighborhood, just a block from the Cook County Criminal Courthouse and Jail complex.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Open House Chicago

Architectural Tour Offers Glimpse Behind The Scenes Of 130 Sites

From universities, to churches to funeral homes, the Chicago Architecture Foundation is offering a free behind the scenes looks at dozens of locations citywide.

WBBM Newsradio–10/13/2011

Wind Damage: Car Crushed

High Winds Bring Major Damage, Waves Close Part Of Lakefront Bike Path

The blasting winds resulted in serious damage overnight, from bricks that came crashing down onto parked cars to dangerous electrical fires. Huge waves from the wind also forced the closure of part of Chicago’s Lakefront Bike Path.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2011

Ramiro Carrillo, 21, of Cicero, is charged with two counts first-degree murder for the beating death of Gumaro Chavez on Sept. 17, 2011. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

5 Charged In Fatal Beating, Stabbing In Little Village

Three men and two women have been charged with murder in the death of a 28-year-old man who was robbed and beaten and stabbed to death after leaving a transgender bar in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood early Saturday.