The boy was standing on a sidewalk in the 6300 block of South Mozart Street about 6:20 p.m. when someone walked up to him from a gangway and fired a shot that hit the boy in the head.
A bullet pierced his lung when Brian Fernandez was shot in the shoulder and chest Wednesday night, as he was riding home in his 19-year-old brother’s car.
Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
The 27-year-old victim was shot in the head at 1:53 a.m. in the 300 block of South Mozart Street.
The 27-year-old mother of three was stabbed in the left arm by her children’s father, only a few feet away from where Chicago police officers stood waiting on the front steps, thinking she was safe and out of harm’s way.
A man who was fatally shot in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday — who also had an extensive criminal record — was the last of his mother’s four children to be killed in acts of violence in Chicago, police and sources said.
A man was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head early Sunday in the Northwest Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.
Seven people are dead and at least another 21 people have been wounded in acts of violence across the city since Friday afternoon.
A person was found dead in an abandoned building that caught fire Friday afternoon in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood.
A teenage boy died overnight, after being show while riding in a car with his father over the weekend.
She was on her way home, but she never made it; a Chicago woman was brutally attacked while sitting in her car early Wednesday morning.
Two teenagers were hospitalized Thursday after a shooting in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
Police say a pair of girls only 16 years old are on a mission to grab jewelry from unsuspecting victims on the city’s Southwest Side.