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Police officers cordon off the scene after two officers shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them. Witnesses claimed the man did not have a gun, and was not a threat to police. (Credit: CBS)

Police Officers Shoot Man In Englewood

Chicago 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.

07/22/2015

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Police: Man Tried To Abduct Child From Stroller In Elgin

Just 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.

07/10/2015

A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in the Pilsen neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car Flee

Chicago 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.

04/13/2015

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Two Teens Shot In Englewood

About 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.

03/17/2015

Three people were taken to a hospital Monday afternoon after a fire broke out at a home in the 8600 block of South Morgan. | Fire Media Affairs

Three Injured In Auburn Gresham House Fire

Two children were among three people injured in a house fire Monday morning in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side.

12/29/2014

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Man, Teen Wounded In Englewood Shooting

A 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.

08/21/2014

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Man Found Shot To Death In Englewood

About 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.

08/06/2014

Two dogs died and a female was hospitalized after a fire in south suburban Steger.  (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Two Dogs Killed, Female Injured In Garage Fire

About 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.

07/16/2014

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Man Stabbed To Death During Domestic Dispute In Washington Heights

Louis Winn, 56, was stabbed in the chest at his home in the 10000 block of South Morgan Street at 9:10 p.m.

06/16/2014

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1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Most recently, a bullet grazed a man’s head after a robbery in the Englewood neighborhood.

05/06/2014

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Man Shot During Robbery Attempt In Englewood

The man, 25, was standing outside in the 5600 block of South Morgan Street shortly after 2 a.m. when four males, one of whom had a gun, approached him and tried to rob him,

04/18/2014

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Woman Shot In West Pullman

The woman, 22, was walking on the sidewalk in the 12700 block of South Morgan Street about 12:30 p.m. when she “heard shots and felt pain.”

01/13/2014

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Man Shot In Englewood

Police found a 25-year-old man lying on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds in the 6100 block of South Morgan Street shortly after 1 a.m.

11/06/2013

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Man Shot And Killed In Auburn Gresham

Marcus Gaiter, 25, was sitting in a vehicle with another person in the 8600 block of South Morgan Street about 9:45 p.m. when he heard shots and felt pain.

11/01/2013

Two-year-old Jamya Love was killed when she was struck by a car in Englewood. (Family Photo)

Toddler Struck, Killed By Car In Englewood

Police said the driver appeared to be drunk when he struck a 2-year-old girl who was walking with her grandmother, who was pushing a stroller carrying another child.

09/20/2013

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Fire On Roof Prompts Evacuation Of West Pullman School

All students were safely evacuated from Higgins Elementary School at 11710 S. Morgan St.

08/30/2013

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2 Teens Among 6 Hurt In Shootings, Stabbing Tuesday Night

One teen, a 16-year-old boy, was in the 1700 block of West 71st Street in the West Englewood about 7:55 p.m. when a group of males approached him and demanded the bicycle he was riding.

07/31/2013

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Man Charged After Trying To Abduct 10-Year-Old In Englewood

Two city workers are being hailed as heroes after stepping in and saving a boy during an attempted kidnapping Thursday morning.

06/07/2013

Mount Vernon Elementary School in the Washington Heights neighborhood would be the "welcoming school" for students from nearby Marcus Garvey Elementary School, which is targeted for closing by the Chicago Public Schools. (Credit: CBS)

A Study In Contrasts For CPS School Closings In Washington Heights Neighborhood

They’re less than five blocks apart; two Chicago public schools, each more empty than full. Now, one has been marked for closing, stirring controversy in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

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A Chicago Police SUV and the car it was chasing crashed in the 7200 block of South Morgan Street on Feb. 28, 2013. Two people from the car were arrested, and two officers were hospitalized for observation. (Credit: CBS)

2 Cops Hospitalized After Chase Ends In Crash

Gresham District officers were patrolling in a squad car when they heard shots fired and saw a weapon being thrown from a vehicle, and gave chase.

02/28/2013

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