Pershing Road

Man Dies In Bronzeville Building CollapseFirefighters responded to a partial building collapse at 505 E. Pershing Rd. around 11:40 a.m., and found that a concrete roof had collapsed and taken out a portion of a brick wall in a one-story building, and landed on a worker.
Two Teens Shot In BronzevilleThe boys, ages 16 and 17, were shot at 1:49 p.m. in the 0-100 block of West Pershing Road, police said.
Man Dies In Police Custody In Brighton ParkOfficers responded to a home burglary around 1:30 a.m. in the 3000 block of West Pershing Road, and found a man suspected of being involved in the crime. The man started sweating, and breathing heavily while in custody, so police notified paramedics.
New Mariano's Store To Include Artistic Nods To Famous Bronzeville ResidentsA new Mariano's Fresh Market opening next summer in Bronzeville plans to bring a lot more than groceries to the neighborhood.
Man Shot In Wentworth Gardens Drive-ByAbout 11:15 p.m., a 31-year-old man was walking near the intersection of Pershing Road and Wells Street when someone fired shots from a passing gray van, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Bronzeville Residents Slam CHA For Giving Public Housing Land To Mariano'sSouth Side residents expressed frustration Thursday with the pace of replacing public housing that was torn down at the site of what will become a Mariano’s grocery store in Bronzeville.
Mariano's Breaks Ground On Bronzeville StoreThe supermarket will open next year in the Bronzeville neighborhood, at the corner of Pershing Road and King Drive, making it the first Mariano’s on the South Side.
Boy, 16, Shot And Killed In BronzevilleAbout 9:50 p.m., Terrell Campbell was walking through a lot in the 300 block of East Pershing Road when two males walked up and shot him in the chest, legs and abdomen, officials said.
Security Guard Shot In Robbery At Bridgeport DinerShortly after 3 a.m., two masked men walked into Kevin’s Hamburger Heaven, a 24-hour diner at the corner of Pershing Road and Wallace Street, and announced a robbery.
Two Officers Hurt In South Side CrashThe crash occurred about 12:36 a.m. at the intersection of Pershing and Halsted, police said.
Toddler Among 5 Injured In Brighton Park CrashFive people, including a toddler, were seriously injured when their vehicle struck a light pole in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Tuesday.
Extra-Alarm Blaze Destroys Bronzeville Commercial StripFirefighters spent nearly five hours extinguishing the flames of an extra-alarm fire in Bronzeville overnight.