A man was killed when an SUV crashed through the brick wall of a home in the Hegewisch neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
About 11:50 p.m., he was getting out of a vehicle in the 8200 block of South Muskegon Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
Three men were taken into custody in connection with a shooting Tuesday morning after a chase that stretched from the South Chicago neighborhood into northwest Indiana.
Officers found the 18-year-old shot several times in the chest and shoulder about 6:35 p.m. in the 8400 block of South Muskegon Avenue.
Two men are dead and at least another 12 were wounded from acts of violence this weekend throughout the city, from the South and Southwest side to Humboldt Park to Rogers Park.
A shooting in the South Chicago neighborhood overnight left five people wounded, including two teenage girls who were hit by errant bullets.
Two people suffered smoke inhalation overnight when three homes went up in flames on the city’s Southeast Side.
Four people were injured Tuesday evening during a two-vehicle crash in south suburban Calumet City.
Cook County prosecutors said Thursday that authorities are searching for a third gunman in the shooting of a 1-year-old girl earlier this week.
Two teenagers have been charged with a shooting that left a 1-year-old girl injured in the South Chicago neighborhood.
A 1-year-old girl has been hospitalized following a shooting in the South Chicago neighborhood, although it’s not clear whether she was actually wounded by gunfire or from hitting the ground.