Marquette Park

Boy, 15, Critically Wounded In Marquette Park ShootingAbout 9:50 p.m., the teen was sitting on a front porch in the 7100 block of South Francisco Avenue when someone walked up and shot him several times in the side and leg, police said.
Gary Lifeguard Dismissed For Lying Down On The Job On a hot summer day like today one might want to cool off in Lake Michigan, with the assurance that lifeguards have your back.
Evidence Recovered In Search Of Marquette Park LagoonA police source said divers were searching for human remains after detectives received information that a man may have murdered his girlfriend, dismembered her and disposed of her body in the lagoon at the Southwest Side park.
Police Search For Body Of Missing Woman In Marquette Park LagoonChicago police spent a large part of the day Tuesday at Marquette Park with the Water Department draining a lagoon on the east end of the park, and on Wednesday. Sources said investigators were searching for the body of Laneesha Miller, who disappeared three weeks ago.
Man Shot In Marquette ParkAbout 9:30 p.m., the man was shot in the ankle in the 6500 block of South Maplewood Avenue, police said.
Seven Injured In Shootings Across Chicago Since Tuesday MorningThe most recent shooting happened about 11:40 p.m. in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A 14-year-old boy was outside in the 2200 block of South Central Park Avenue when an SUV drove past and someone inside fired shots in his direction.
Vandals Target Marquette Park Golf Course For Third Time This MonthVandals have hit Marquette Park Golf Course for the third time in the last week and a half Tuesday morning.
5 Killed, 29 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened early Sunday in the South Side Marquette Park neighborhood. Nyerere Lloyd, 26, was standing on the sidewalk in the 3100 block of West 64th Street about 12:40 a.m. when two males walked up and fired shots.
Police: Man Shot To Death In Marquette ParkA man was shot to death early Sunday in the South Side Marquette Park neighborhood, police said.
4 Killed, 22 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Shootings Since Tuesday MorningThe fatal shooting happened about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. The 24-year-old woman was a passenger in a vehicle in the 4500 block of North Broadway when gunfire erupted and she was struck in the head.
FBI: Man Robs Marquette Park Bank TwiceA man who robbed a bank Saturday morning in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side is suspected of robbing the same bank in November.