An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot early Sunday while she was in a Belmont Cragin apartment on the Northwest Side. Alexandra Burgos was sitting in an apartment in the 5300 block of West Oakdale about 12:35 a.m. when gunshots came from outside and struck her in the head.
A teenage boy was shot Sunday morning in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Most recently, two men were wounded in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The men, ages 22 and 24, were standing outside in the 1800 block of South Hamlin about 9:15 p.m., when someone shot them both.
The man, 20, and the 17-year-old boy were sitting on a porch near 95th Street and Harvard Avenue at 8:35 p.m. when four unknown males walked up and started shooting, police said. The man was shot in the back, and the boy in the nose.
Some county and union leaders are demanding action after the rape of a pregnant Chicago State University student, allegedly by a teen on electronic monitoring.
The suspect in the sexual assault of a pregnant college student was already on electronic monitoring for an unrelated crime.
A 24-year-old woman was walking to her car earlier this week when a suspect came up behind her at 98th and Indiana and displayed a knife.
Chicago state security officials were passing out flyers Thursday, detailing the sexual attack of student just steps from the campus. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Police say a 24-year-old woman was sexually assaulted near 99th and Indiana.
The owner of the building where four children died in a fire early Monday called the tragedy “the saddest situation I’ve ever gone through in my life.”
Four children were killed and two adults were seriously injured in an apartment fire early Monday in the Roseland neighborhood.
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Two people were killed and a third victim is in the hospital after a shooting in the Roseland neighborhood that police say is the result of a domestic dispute.
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The man, 18, was on the sidewalk in the 11100 block of South Edbrooke Avenue about 1:10 a.m. when he heard shots and felt pain to his buttocks.
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.
Most recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the North Austin neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.
The most recent fatal shooting was around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, when 36-year-old Kennyone Pendelton was shot several times in the 4600 block of West Jackson Boulevard, in the Austin neighborhood, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.
The fatal shooting happened about 5 p.m. in the 4900 block of West End Avenue. Ronald Holliman, 18, and two men, ages 19 and 26, were outside when a group of males got out of a vehicle from an alley and fired multiple shots.
A man was shot and killed during a carjacking Tuesday night in the Ashburn neighborhood on the South Side.