North Lawndale

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1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. in Humboldt Park’s 1100 block of North Keeler Avenue.

08/25/2015

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2 Killed, 43 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

About 11:05 p.m. Sunday, a man was shot to death during an attempted robbery in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Marquis Mitchell, 32, was at the wheel of a parked vehicle with a passenger in the 1500 block of South Kildare when someone rode up on a bicycle and announced a robbery.

08/10/2015

A man who was sitting in a parked vehicle was shot to death late Sunday in the North Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed During Attempted Robbery In North Lawndale

About 11:05 p.m., Marquis Mitchell was at the wheel of a parked vehicle with a passenger in the 1500 block of South Kildare Avenue when someone rode up on a bicycle and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

08/10/2015

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1 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

About 11 p.m., the teen and a 20-year-old man were in the 6400 block of South Justine Street when a male got out of a passing white Cadillac and shot them, police said. The model of the vehicle was not immediately known.

08/08/2015

Authorities investigate at the Washington Park intersection where a man was shot to death in a car late Tuesday, police said. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at the scene.

07/22/2015

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1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened late Monday in Rogers Park on the North Side. A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue about 11 p.m. when several males approached and opened fire, police said.

07/21/2015

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3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot repeatedly late Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of North Avers found Elbert Farris on the ground outside with multiple gunshot wounds.

07/20/2015

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12-Year-Old Shot While Riding Scooter On West Side

A 12-year-old boy was shot while riding a scooter early Sunday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

07/19/2015

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Police: Man Killed, Another Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

A man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side early Saturday, police said.

07/18/2015

Chicago police officers interact with children in the North Lawndale neighborhood, as part of the department's focus on community policing. (Credit: CBS)

North Lawndale Residents Encouraged By Heightened Police Presence

Most of us have heard of “community policing,” the strategy of having more interaction between police officers and the people living and working in the neighborhoods they patrol. This weekend, CBS 2 got an up close look at how that strategy is working on a block in North Lawndale.

07/06/2015

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Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash In North Lawndale

About 5 a.m., John Perry was struck by the vehicle in the 1100 block of South Francisco, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The vehicle sped away after the crash.

07/05/2015

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1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

A 50-year-old man was killed and a 38-year-old man was injured in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood Wednesday night. About 9:50 p.m., the two men were standing on the sidewalk in the 3600 block of West 16th Street when two males walked up and opened fire, police said.

07/02/2015

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Three Boys Charged With Fatal Shooting During North Lawndale Robbery

Three teenagers have been charged with shooting a 15-year-old boy to death last week during an attempted robbery in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

06/21/2015

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2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Shootings Since Wednesday Afternoon

A 15-year-old was shot and killed in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side about 10 p.m. Wednesday. Kimon Wheeler got into a fight with someone who then pulled out a gun and shot him in the back about 10 p.m. in the 4100 block of West Cullerton Street.

06/18/2015

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Teen Slain In North Lawndale

Kimon Wheeler got into a fight with someone who then pulled out a gun and shot him in the back about 10 p.m. in the 4100 block of West Cullerton Street, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

06/18/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In North Lawndale

About 10:05 p.m., the man was talking with an occupant inside a vehicle in the 3400 block of West Madison Street when a gunman approached and opened fire, striking the man in the side of his abdomen, police said.

06/17/2015

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Teen Seriously Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

Martese Gentry was watching a fight between two girls about 5:35 p.m. in the 1400 block of South Millard Avenue when a gunman approached and opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was shot in the chest and abdomen.

06/17/2015

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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent shooting happened Thursday night, after a teen who took himself to a hospital told investigators he was shot in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

06/12/2015

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Seven Injured In Shootings Across Chicago Since Tuesday Morning

The most recent shooting happened about 11:40 p.m. in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A 14-year-old boy was outside in the 2200 block of South Central Park Avenue when an SUV drove past and someone inside fired shots in his direction.

05/27/2015

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Riot Fest Moving To Douglas Park

Facing backlash from the Humboldt Park community for damage caused by last year’s festival, organizers of Riot Fest have moved the annual punk rock bash to Douglas Park.

05/20/2015

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