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A Ford Taurus rolled on its side after hitting a parked car and a Chicago Police squad vehicle in Englewood. The driver and two police officers were injured. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Chicago Police Officers Hurt In Englewood Crash

About 12:15 a.m., the officers were responding to a call in a marked squad car and traveling northbound on May Street near 73rd Street when a gray Ford Taurus struck a parked car, then struck the front driver’s side of the squad car, police said.


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South Side Grocery Catches Fire After Armed Robbery

Two gunmen walked into the store about 9:20 p.m. in the 7500 block of South May Street, announcing a robbery and forcing everyone inside the store into a back room. The duo made off with an unspecified amount of cash, and the store occupants noticed smoke coming from the building when they left the back room.


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Man Killed In Washington Heights Shooting

About 10:30 p.m., 21-year-old D’Montre Smith was standing in the 10200 block of South May Street when a dark-colored sedan drove by and someone inside opened fire, striking him in the chest, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said. He was later found lying in a gangway.


Bond Elementary School in Englewood. (Credit: CPS)

2 Students, Security Guard, Administrator Hurt In Brawl At Englewood School

About 4:20 p.m. — after school had been dismissed — officers responded to a call of an altercation at Bond Elementary School. Specifics were sparse, but during the fight, a 13-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl were hurt by another girl who had pulled out a knife. A school security guard trying to intervene was also hurt.


Police investigate after a fatal shooting in the 5300 block of South May  Street early Wednesday. (Photo credit: Network Video Productions

Man Shot And Killed In Back Of The Yards

Four males approached a home in the 5300 block of South May Street about 12:15 a.m. and knocked on the door, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. When 25-year-old Heath Huntspon came out onto the porch, one of the males produced a handgun and shot him twice in the chest.


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Woman Seriously Wounded In Auburn-Gresham Shooting

The woman, thought to be in her 40s, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the back about 10:15 p.m. in the 8800 block of South May Street.


Jason Juarez (Credit; Cook County Sheriff)

Convicted Felon Arrested After Assault Rifles, Guns Found At Home

Jason E. Juarez, 24, of the 8800 block of South May Street, is charged with six counts of felony unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.


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Teen Charged In Fatal Shooting In May

A Greater Grand Crossing man has been charged with killing one man and wounding another in a May 2013 shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.


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Man Slain In South Side Drive-By

Ashton Pugh was on the sidewalk in the 8900 block of South May Street when shots were fired from a dark-colored sedan driving by about 9:15 p.m.


Angel Santiago (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In 2012 Murder In Pilsen

Angel Santiago, 39, was arrested on Thursday in Florida and extradited to Chicago.


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2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Gun Violence Overnight

The outbreak of shootings came after a two-week period of relative calm and, once again, coincided with an improvement in the weather, as temperatures climbed into the 80s.


Nine people were hospitalized after a van crashed into a tree in the Morgan Park neighborhood on March 18, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Nine Injured In Far South Side Crash

The crash involved a van or minibus that crashed into a tree.


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9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.


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2 Killed, 7 Wounded By Gunfire In 8 Hours In Chicago

Two men were killed and seven others – including three boys just 14 years old – were wounded in shootings in Chicago within a period of eight hours Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

50th Place Shooting

At Least 8 Dead, 40 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least eight people were killed and 40 others were injured in separate shootings in a violent weekend in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2012

Houston Avenue Shooting

8 Shot During Overnight Hours On South, West Sides

Another violent night on the streets of Chicago has sent eight people – including two teenage boys – to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

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14-Year-Old Girl Missing On South Side

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing from her South Side home for nearly a week.


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Teen Shot, Killed In South Side Home

Someone was found shot this morning in a home in the South Side’s Hamilton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2011

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Suspected Grenade Found In Truck In Englewood

Englewood neighborhood residents were in real danger for a little while, after police found a parked truck containing weapons, ammunition and what appeared to be a grenade.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2011

May Street Shooting

Boy, 14, Shot In Hamilton Park

A 14-year-old boy said he was just walking down the street when someone ran up and shot him in the South Side’s Hamilton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2010