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Three Officers Among Five Hurt In Little Village Crash

A marked police SUV with its emergency equipment activated was northbound on Millard Avenue about 8:55 p.m. when it was hit by a Dodge headed east on Cermak Road, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. The Dodge failed to stop at a stop sign before the crash.


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Teen Seriously Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

Martese Gentry was watching a fight between two girls about 5:35 p.m. in the 1400 block of South Millard Avenue when a gunman approached and opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was shot in the chest and abdomen.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.


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Three Shot In North Lawndale

Three males were shot in the West Side North Lawndale neighborhood early Sunday.


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Mother Of Hit-And-Run Victim To Driver: Turn Yourself In

The mother of a 5-year-old girl who was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the North Lawndale neighborhood Monday night was calling for the driver to give himself up.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2012

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19-Year-Old Shot To Death In North Lawndale

A 19-year-old man was shot to death late Saturday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.


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6 Dead, 21 Wounded In Weekend Violence

It was another violent weekend in Chicago, with gunfire and stabbings killing six people and leaving at least 21 hurt – including a 7-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl..

CBS Chicago–07/10/2011

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Girl, 4, Falls From Window In North Lawndale

A 4-year-old girl is in critical condition after falling out a window in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

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Mayor Cermak’s Old House Named To Historic Register

The former home of one of Chicago’s most popular mayors has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2011

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Authorities Bust Brothel In Little Village

An undocumented “madam” is charged with running at a Little Village neighborhood brothel where she pimped young women and girls out for prostitution.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2010

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Good Samaritan Slain In Little Village

A 55-year-old man was just trying to do the right thing, and it cost him his life.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2010