It was a hot summer Friday afternoon and neighbors were hanging out on their porches, gabbing about the weekend’s block party, when gunfire suddenly erupted.
Members of the Guardian Angels were patrolling near a CTA Blue Line station on the Northwest Side on Wednesday, two days after a woman was sexually assaulted along a heavily-traveled walkway in the Mayfair neighborhood.
Police have issued a community alert in the Mayfair neighborhood, after a woman was sexually assaulted Monday night.
Five men were stabbed early Friday morning, in what police believe was a gang fight near Montrose and Elston avenues.
Two men were critically wounded Saturday night in a stabbing in the Mayfair neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
A fire burned several garages and damaged a power line overnight in the Northwest Side’s Mayfair neighborhood.