Elderly Woman Who Died In Auburn-Gresham Is Season's 6th Cold Death In Cook County An 87-year-old woman found Saturday morning in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side died partly due to hypothermia, marking Cook County’s sixth cold-related death of the season.
Police Hope Video Helps Catch Killer In 2015 Morgan Park MurderNearly four months after a man was found dead when a Morgan Park house exploded, police have released new images that might help break the case.
Man Killed, Another Wounded In Englewood ShootingThe men, ages, 34 and 59, were getting into a van about 2:30 a.m. in the 5700 block of South Morgan when someone in another vehicle shot at them, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Chicago Police Sergeant Hurt In Alcohol-Related Rear-End CrashThe sergeant was stopped in a police car in the 5500 block of South Morgan Street at 2:55 a.m. when another vehicle hit the police car from behind, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Police Officers Shoot Man In EnglewoodChicago police officers shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them early Wednesday in the Englewood neighborhood, although some residents said police shot an unarmed man during a memorial for a friend who died in a crash three years ago.
Police: Man Tried To Abduct Child From Stroller In ElginJust before 8 p.m., a 45-year-old woman was walking with the boy in a stroller and a girl on foot near Gertrude and Morgan streets, according to a statement from Elgin police. An unmarked white cargo van made a U-turn and pulled up to them, and a man got out and tried to take the boy.
Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car FleeChicago Police were searching for two men who fled the scene after their car was involved in a crash that killed a 59-year-old woman about a block away from her home in Pilsen.
Two Teens Shot In EnglewoodAbout 8:40 p.m., the two — ages 14 and 15 — were in the 5800 block of South Morgan Street when two other males rode past on bicycles, police said. One of the two bike riders stopped, turned around and shot the two teens.
Three Injured In Auburn Gresham House FireTwo children were among three people injured in a house fire Monday morning in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.
Man, Teen Wounded In Englewood ShootingA 17-year-old boy and a 45-year-old man were talking outside when an SUV drove past, and someone inside fired shots, police said.
Man Found Shot To Death In EnglewoodAbout 4 p.m. Tuesday, 29-year-old Kashif Tillis was in a vehicle in the 7200 block of South Morgan Street when a black coupe pulled up and someone inside opened fire, striking him several times.
Two Dogs Killed, Female Injured In Garage FireAbout 10:20 p.m., firefighters responded to the 3000 block of South Morgan Street for a garage fully engulfed in flames, Steger Fire Chief Nowell Fillion said. The fire also spread to two homes -- heavily damaging one and causing exterior damage to the other.