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Man Shot To Death By Chicago Police In Pilsen

A man was shot and killed by Chicago Police early Saturday in the Pilsen neighborhood.

08/29/2015

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Two Injured In Recycling Plant Fire

According to the Fire Department, the fire started around 12:40 p.m. at 2301 S. Laflin St., which is a recycling plant. Two men were taken to hospitals from the scene.

08/08/2015

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1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

A 16-year-old boy was shot to death and a 17-year-old boy was seriously wounded in a South Chicago shooting Monday evening. The two were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Merrill Avenue about 5:30 p.m. when a red vehicle pulled up and a male got out and shot them, police said.

07/07/2015

A police officer and two other men suffered "non life-threatening injuries" in a Pilsen crash. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Pair Leads Police On Chase In Pilsen, Crash Into Squad Car, Pole

Two men who stole a vehicle in the Pilsen neighborhood Tuesday night tried to escape police capture by driving away, but crashed into a squad car and pole instead, injuring themselves and an officer.

06/10/2015

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Man Charged With Stabbing Pilsen Man To Death At Neighborhood Bar

A man has been charged with the murder of a 43-year-old man who was stabbed to death early Saturday at a neighborhood bar in Pilsen.

05/31/2015

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Man Stabbed To Death In Pilsen Bar

A man was stabbed to death in a Pilsen neighborhood bar early Saturday, police said.

05/30/2015

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Fundraising Campaign Would Restore Historic Pilsen Church’s Towers

A parish in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood is trying to save its historic church towers.

05/28/2015

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Archdiocese Removes Pilsen Pastor For Relationship With Woman

The longtime pastor of St. Pius V Church in Pilsen has been removed after details emerged of a relationship he had with an adult single woman, according to a statement from the Dominican Friars.

05/03/2015

A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in the Pilsen neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car Flee

Chicago Police were searching for two men who fled the scene after their car was involved in a crash that killed a 59-year-old woman about a block away from her home in Pilsen.

04/13/2015

The fire could be seen through the top floor of the building in the 1300 block of West Cullerton Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Firefighter Injured In Extra-Alarm Blaze In Pilsen

The fire at the vacant building in the 1300 block of West Cullerton Street was first reported about 3 a.m. and was upgraded to a two-alarm blaze 20 minutes later.

03/31/2015

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2 Killed, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The two men were fatally shot inside a parked vehicle early Saturday in the Pilsen neighborhood. About 1:30 a.m., Johnathan Ramirez, 18, and Santos Bueno, 22, were sitting in the vehicle in the 1000 block of West 18th Street when someone walked up and fired shots.

03/09/2015

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Police: Two Males Fatally Shot In Pilsen

Two men were fatally shot inside a parked vehicle early Saturday in the Pilsen neighborhood.

03/07/2015

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Man Charged With Shooting Woman In Pilsen

Carlos Luna, 18, faces felony counts of reckless discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon for the shooting that happened about 8 p.m. in the 1800 block of South Leavitt Street, police said.

02/18/2015

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6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Thursday

At least six people were wounded in shootings across the city Thursday. Most recently, a man was shot in the left foot in the Pilsen neighborhood.

10/31/2014

Sammy Luther reported his bionic arm stolen after he discovered it missing on Oct. 18. It turned out he'd left it at a Subway restaurant in Chicago. (Photo supplied to CBS)

Bionic Arm Teen Claimed Was Stolen Found At Subway

Police said they have found the bionic arm that a west suburban teenager reported stolen earlier this month. Sammy Luther, 16, had said the arm was stolen from his family’s car while they were in the Pilsen neighborhood on Oct. 18.

10/30/2014

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4 Killed, 32 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in Pilsen. Officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 2100 block of West 18th Place at 9:30 p.m. found a 36-year-old man lying in the street with a gunshot wound to the back of the head, police said.

10/27/2014

This surveillance image shows a truck believed to be involved in a hit-and-run Tuesday. (Chicago Police)

Police Search For Truck Driver In Hit-And-Run That Injured Bicyclist

About 4:25 p.m., a cyclist was struck by a white tractor-trailer traveling south in the 2100 block of South Ashland, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

10/09/2014

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Bears Family Fest, Lolla Highlight Busy Weekend In Chicago

Great weather and plenty of festivals make this a weekend to celebrate in Chicago and tens of thousands are enjoying the parties.

08/02/2014

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Girl, 17, Shot In The Head In Pilsen

Police said the girl and her boyfriend were sitting in a car in the 1000 block of West Cullerton Street around 1:45 a.m., when someone approached and fired shots into the vehicle.

07/23/2014

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Eight Wounded In Shootings Wednesday Evening

Two men were hurt—one critically—in a drive-by shooting in the Rogers Park neighborhood. The men, 23 and 35, were in the 1500 block of West Farwell Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when someone in a dark-colored vehicle drove by and fired shots, police said.

07/17/2014

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