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Man Slain In Drive-By Shooting In North Lawndale

The man, 34, was sitting in a garage in the 1800 block of South Fairfield Avenue about 9:45 p.m. when a car drove by and someone inside fired at him.

08/28/2014

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Teen Shot In North Lawndale

The 16-year-old boy riding a bicycle about 8:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue, when someone walked up and opened fire, police said.

08/22/2014

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Teen Shot In North Lawndale

The male, whose exact age was not immediately known, was shot in the left arm about 8:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of South Lawndale.

08/21/2014

A ball cap lies on the ground on the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue, where a 14-year-old boy was shot on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (Credit: Alex Wroblewski/Sun-Times)

Teen Critically Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

The 14-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue around 10:30 p.m., when a man walked up and shot him.

06/18/2014

This 23-acre site in North Lawndale has been proposed as a possible home for the Obama Presidential Library, as part of a bid by the University of Illinois at Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

UIC Adds North Lawndale Site To Bid For Obama Library

Community activists have teamed up with the University of Illinois at Chicago to promote a 23-acre site in North Lawndale as a place to put the Obama Presidential Library.

06/16/2014

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2 Dead, 26 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed just a few minutes after midnight Sunday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

06/16/2014

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Person Of Interest Questioned In North Lawndale Murder

A man died after he was shot within one block of his home in the North Lawndale neighborhood Tuesday afternoon on the West Side.

06/04/2014

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Man Killed In North Lawndale Shooting

A man died after he was shot in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side Tuesday afternoon.

06/03/2014

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3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting occurred Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

05/29/2014

Police respond to a shooting Thursday near a Chicago elementary school on the West Side. (CBS)

Man Shot Near West Side Elementary School

A shooting on the West Side prompted a lockdown at an elementary school in the North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

05/29/2014

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12 Shot Across Chicago Since Monday Afternoon

At least 12 people — including two teenage boys — have been wounded in shootings on the South and West Sides since Monday afternoon.

05/13/2014

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Two Shot In North Lawndale

The two were sitting inside a van in the 1500 block of South Trumbull Avenue at 12:50 a.m. when they heard gunfire and suddenly felt pain, police said.

04/30/2014

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Shootings Since Thursday Afternoon

Shortly before 6:30 p.m., a 23-year-old man was killed in a drive-by shooting in the South Side Auburn-Gresham neighborhood. He was in the 900 block of West 83rd Street when a van drove by and multiple males inside fired at him.

04/25/2014

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1 Dead, 2 Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

The three were in a vehicle in the 1600 block of South St. Louis Avenue at 3:07 p.m. when three male shooters fired in their direction, police said. The shooters then left the scene.

04/25/2014

Anthony Hayes Jr. (left) and Deandre Noy (right) are charged in connection with a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Charged In North Lawndale Shooting

Two men charged in connection with a shooting Monday night in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side have been ordered held on $250,000 bond each.

03/28/2014

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Dead Man Found In Douglas Park Lagoon

Police did not know the man’s exact age, only saying he was an adult. Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.

03/24/2014

Rekia Boyd was killed by gunfire from an off-duty Chicago police detective. (CBS)

Off Duty Cop Charged In Fatal 2012 Shooting

A Chicago police officer is facing involuntary manslaughter and other felony offenses in connection with an off-duty shooting of a 22-year-old south suburban woman near a park on Chicago’s West Side in March of 2012.

11/25/2013

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Man Found Shot Dead In Vehicle On West Side

Officers found Steven Noble, 33, inside a vehicle in the 3300 block of West 16th Street.

10/30/2013

Chicago firefighters battle flames and dense smoke at a warehouse fire in North Lawndale. (Credit: Chicago Fire Dept.)

Firefighters Battle Extra-Alarm Blaze In North Lawndale

The blaze, reported just after noon, is in the basement of a five-story warehouse that used to be a furniture company at 1034 S. Kostner Ave.

09/25/2013

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CeaseFire Shutting Down 2 Offices As City Funding Dries Up

Former CeaseFire director Tio Hardiman claimed, over the year the group received funding from the city, murders were down 100 percent in two police beats in Woodlawn.

09/13/2013

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