A police officer apparently was shot with his own weapon in the Bucktown neighborhood, before he turned the gun on a burglary suspect, killing the man during a struggle early Monday morning.
The lone fatality occurred Friday afternoon in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on the South Side.
Corey Safford shot patrol officer John Marcano in the shoulder and face when he and another man were being patted down and questioned in an area of the south suburb known for drug trafficking on Jan. 22, 1998.
The 29-year-old man suffered a single gunshot wound to the chest about 1:30 a.m. in the 8100 block of South Marshfield Avenue.
George Patterson, 51, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street, faces one count of murder in connection to the Aug. 9, 2009 incident.
Police said the attack happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday, near the Green Line station at 63rd Street and Ashland Avenue.
A man was cleaning snow off his vehicle while another man waited inside the vehicle, when two unknown males — one of whom had a gun — walked up and took cash, wallets and cell phones from the victims.
The shooting occurred at 12:15 a.m. in the 3600 block of South Marshfield Avenue.
This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.
The man was standing on a porch about 9:40 p.m. in the 6200 block of South Marshfield Avenue when two males approached on foot and opened fire.
Three people were hurt, two critically, when a fire broke out in a home in the West Englewood neighborhood.
A man was shot while he sat in a car in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood during an apparent robbery Monday night.
A man was killed and two teens were wounded in a shooting Saturday afternoon at a park in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.
It was another violent start to the weekend on Chicago streets, with one man dead and at least six others injured in a series of shootings.
Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.
At least five people were killed, and 23 others were wounded, by gunfire and other violence in Chicago this past weekend.
At least five people were wounded in apparently unrelated shootings Saturday night on the South Side.
A rash of shootings overnight left one man dead and five more wounded, in several neighborhoods on the city’s South Side.
A 55-year-old man was killed and at least 14 others were wounded in shootings throughout the city between late Saturday and Sunday morning, including five men wounded in separate shootings during a violent 20-minute period on the South Side.
A car slammed into a carnival ride in the Morgan Park neighborhood this morning, prompting authorities to shut down an off-ramp on Interstate 57.