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Woman Shot In Chatham

About 7 p.m., the 26-year-old was shot in the leg in the 7900 block of South Maryland Avenue, police said.


A house fire broke out about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday inside a one-story bungalow in the 8300 block of South Maryland Avenue, leaving one person injured and displacing four others. (Credit: NVP News video)

1 Hurt, 4 Displaced By Chatham Fire

Firefighters responded to the blaze about 12:33 a.m. inside a one-story bungalow in the 8300 block of South Maryland Avenue. The fire was struck out about a half hour later.


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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Chatham Shootings

The shootings occurred at 8:56 a.m. with one victim shot in the 8200 block of South Maryland, and the second shot in the 8200 block of South Drexel.


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6 Wounded In Shootings Since Wednesday Afternoon

The shootings came as July drew to a close and police officials announced the number of shootings decreased when compared to the same months in 2012 and 2011.


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Baby Girl, Father Shot On South Side

The baby was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, where she was in critical condition after surgery.



Two Women Found Stabbed To Death Inside Burning Building

Two women found dead inside a burning Chatham neighborhood building were stabbed to death before the building was intentionally set on fire, authorities said.


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2 Dead, 9 Hurt In Weekend Shootings

At least 11 people were wounded — two fatally — in gun violence in the city since Friday night.


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2 Dead, 6 Injured So Far In Weekend Shootings

Two people are dead, and six others have been injured, in shootings so far this weekend.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012


Pregnant Woman Fatally Shot In South Side Home

A 28-year-old woman who was pregnant was fatally shot in her South Side Woodlawn neighborhood home, which was ransacked, Saturday morning.


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7 Dead, At Least 21 Wounded In Weekend Violence

Seven people are dead and at least another 21 people have been wounded in acts of violence across the city since Friday afternoon.


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1-Year-Old, Mother Shot On South Side

A woman and her 1-year-old baby were grazed by gunfire Sunday afternoon in the Chatham neighborhood.