Fatal Shooting Downtown Leads Community Activists To Push For Solution The shooting death of a young woman on Ohio Street this past weekend has community activists and a candidate for Governor calling for new thinking in the effort to stop gun violence.
Five Injured In Four-Vehicle Crash In River NorthThe four-vehicle crash occurred about 10:20 p.m. when a car drove through a red light at Ohio and Wells, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. One of the vehicles involved struck a building.
Driver Flees After Crashing Stolen Car Into Streeterville BuildingAbout 3 a.m., officers were called to a vehicle crashed into a building in the 400 block of East Ohio Street, according to Chicago Police.
Three Hurt In Wrong Way Crash On Kennedy ExpresswayAbout 2:05 a.m., a car driving the wrong way on the West Ohio Street ramp collided with another vehicle in the southbound lanes, Illinois State Police said.
Man Seriously Wounded In Humboldt Park ShootingThe man was involved with an argument with two males at 7:53 p.m. when he was shot in the face in the 3100 block of West Ohio Street, police said.
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Man, Woman Shot In Humboldt ParkThe two were sitting inside a van about 11 p.m. in the 3500 block of West Ohio Street when they heard gunshots and realized they were struck, police said.
Elderly Man Dies In West Town FireThe fire started around 10:45 p.m. at a 2 ½ story building at 1940 W. Ohio St. Firefighters learned a 92-year-old man was trapped on the second floor, and pulled him out, but he died at the hospital.
Man Shot On West Side Near Safe Passage RouteThe man was with friends in the 3700 block of West Ohio Street about 5:15 p.m. when they got into a “confrontation” with another group.
Four Charged With Robbing, Killing Man In AustinAn Austin woman allegedly used money she stole from the man she helped kill to get her nails done and purchase “new hair” to replace the strands she lost during the deadly struggle.
At Least 8 Injured In Gun Violence Since Friday NightAt least eight people have been wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.
3 Killed On Chicago Roads Since Monday AfternoonThree people have been killed on Chicago roads since Monday afternoon.