About 10:45 p.m., a vehicle was attempting to elude police during a traffic pursuit in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said. During the pursuit, the suspect’s vehicle crashed into two police squad cars in the 8900 block of South South Chicago Avenue.
Officers saw someone open fire and enter a vehicle about 9:45 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. The chase ended when the suspect crashed into a vehicle, then into a tree in the 9200 block of South Jeffery Boulevard.
A male was shot by a Chicago Police sergeant after allegedly fighting with police, resisting arrest and pulling out a cutting instrument Tuesday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.
The most recent shooting occurred in South Chicago, when two people were wounded by gunfire in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 6:35 a.m.
The search was on Friday morning for a suspect who attacked at Chicago Police officer in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Police had a man in custody Monday morning after he allegedly stabbed his own father to death in the Far Southeast Side’s Hegewisch neighborhood.
Two firefighters were injured while battling an attic fire in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood Monday evening.
A man was found shot to death in a backyard on the city’s Southeast Side this morning.
A Chicago Police officer was shot and wounded today in the South Chicago neighborhood. A retired police officer was also shot.