Marquette Park

72nd And Western Shooting

Man Shot, Wounded In Marquette Park

Police are on the scene at a gas station in the Marquette Park neighborhood, after a man was shot in the head.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

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Gunman Shot And Killed By Police In Marquette Park

Police shot and killed man in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood just after midnight on New Year’s Day.


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Police Seek Man Who Robbed Two Women In Marquette Park

Police are seeking a man who robbed and attempted to sexually assault two women in the Marquette Park neighborhood in November.


Talman Avenue Fire

11 Displaced After Marquette Park Fire

Nearly a dozen people were left homeless overnight, after a fire swept through a home in the Marquette Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

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Low-Income Women Treated To Free Makeover

Dozens of women on the Southwest Side were the recipients of a real out-of-the-ordinary Thanksgiving treat Monday.

WBBM Newsradio–11/21/2011


5 Injured In Marquette Park Crash

Five people were injured during a motor vehicle accident Sunday afternoon on in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the South Side.


Oakley Avenue Fire

Firefighter Hurt In Blaze Near 63rd And Western

A firefighter was hurt overnight while battling flames in an abandoned commercial building on the city’s South Side overnight.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

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Police Warn Of Carjackers Targeting Auto Salesmen

Two salesmen have been carjacked during test drives in recent months on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

Amber Nall (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Teenager Missing Since Sunday, Last Seen In Marquette Park Area

Police are looking for a woman missing since Sunday from the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood.


Marvis Brown Jr. (courtesy Brown family)

Teen Shot To Death On Southwest Side Front Porch

Marvis Brown Jr.’s father speculates the teen was the victim of mistaken identity when he was fatally shot on the front porch of a home in the Marquette Park neighborhood.


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Two Shot, Killed In Gang-Related Slaying

Police are searching for the guman responsible for an apparently gang-related double murder early Sunday in the South Side Marquette Park neighborhood.


A makeshift memorial of stuffed toys was placed on the 3000 block of West Columbus Avenue after a 2-year-old boy was struck and killed by a vehicle on Aug. 31, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 2, Fatally Struck By Vehicle On SW Side

A 2-year-old boy is dead after being struck by a vehicle in the Marquette Park neighborhood Wednesday evening on the Southwest Side.


Timothy Jones

Suspect Charged With Murder Of Pregnant Teen

An 18-year-old man was ordered held without bond on Monday, charged with killing a pregnant teenage girl last week.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Charinez Jefferson

Search Continues For Gunman Who Killed Pregnant Teen

The search continues for the gunman who shot and killed a 17-year-old pregnant girl, as her newborn baby clings to life.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2011

Mozart Street Shooting

2 Teens Shot, Wounded In Marquette Park Neighborhood

Two teenagers were hospitalized Thursday after a shooting in the Marquette Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2011

Charinez Jefferson

Pregnant Teen Shot Dead, Baby Saved

A newborn baby was fighting for his life Wednesday afternoon, after his mother was shot and killed on the city’s Southwest Side.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

One Held After Police Fire Shots At Shooting Suspect

Authorities have arrested a suspect who prompted a police shooting on the Southwest Side Saturday morning in the Marquette Park neighborhood.


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Man’s Body Pulled From Lagoon

A man’s body was discovered floating in a lagoon Wednesday in Marquette Park in Gary, Ind.



Person Of Interest Held In Shooting That Killed 1 Teen, Injured Another

A person of interest is under questioning in a shooting that left a 13-year-old boy dead and a 16-year-old boy wounded in the Marquette Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

Fatal Shooting

Teen Dead, Another Seriously Injured In SW Side Shooting

A 13-year-old boy was shot dead, while a 16-year-old boy was listed in “extremely critical” condition after a Wednesday afternoon shooting in the Marquette Park neighborhood that police believe may be gang-related.