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Firefighters from several towns were on the scene of an apartment fire in Burnham. (CBS)

Extra Alarm Fire Erupts Inside Burnham Condominium

Crews from multiple south suburbs were battling an extra-alarm fire in Burnham Monday morning.


Chicago police said one person died when a vehicle crashed through the wall of a home in the 12800 block of South Muskegon Avenue.

Man Dead After Vehicle Crashes Through Wall Of Hegewisch Home

A man was killed when an SUV crashed through the brick wall of a home in the Hegewisch neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.


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Man Shot In South Chicago

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.


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Man Shot, Seriously Wounded In South Chicago

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.


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Man Critically Wounded In South Side Shooting

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.


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2 Dead, 12 Wounded In Weekend Violence

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.


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7 Shot, Wounded In Chicago Overnight, Including 5 In One Incident

A shooting in the South Chicago neighborhood overnight left five people wounded, including two teenage girls who were hit by errant bullets.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2012

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2 Hospitalized After 3 Houses Burn In South Chicago

Two people suffered smoke inhalation overnight when three homes went up in flames on the city’s Southeast Side.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2012

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4 People Injured In Calumet City Crash

Four people were injured Tuesday evening during a two-vehicle crash in south suburban Calumet City.


Melanie Jasa, 1, was shot in the head while she was with her aunt, walking the family dog, on Aug. 23, 2011. (Family Photo)

Search On For Third Suspect In Shooting Of 1-Year-Old

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.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011

Melanie Jasa, 1, was shot in the head while she was with her aunt, walking the family dog, on Aug. 23, 2011. (Family Photo)

UPDATED: 2 Teens Charged In Shooting Of 1-Year-Old Girl

Two teenagers have been charged with a shooting that left a 1-year-old girl injured in the South Chicago neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011


1-Year-Old Girl Shot, Wounded In South Chicago

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.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2011