A nephew of the dog owner was able to pull the animal off the boy, who suffered bites to his arms and legs.
Paramedics found him just after 8 p.m. near 114th Street and South Wentworth Avenue.
A motorcyclist is dead after a collision with a vehicle Wednesday night in the South Side Roseland neighborhood.
A Roseland man is dead after a drive-by shooting early Sunday in south suburban Riverdale.
An elderly man on his way to dialysis treatment, was shot and killed right outside of his door, in what police are calling a robbery.
Police said abandoned buildings serve as havens for drug and gang activity.
A man who collapsed in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood Monday is Cook County’s 12th cold-related death of the season.
Three people, a woman, her boyfriend, and his twin brother, were killed and a 15-year-old girl critically injured when the woman driving the car they were in lost control of it and struck three parked vehicles in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood Saturday morning.
Chrystal Kyles stood in the cold in the middle of East 51st Street on Sunday night and tried to comfort her grieving family as they grappled with the news that Chicago’s ongoing gun violence had finally touched their home.
A 19-year-old man was found shot dead Sunday in an alley not far from his home on the Far South Side, authorities said.
A family is grieving this Thanksgiving after a brother, uncle, and respected neighbor was stabbed to death while he was trying to break up a fight between a husband and wife.
A man attempting to stop a fight between a married couple was stabbed to death, another man was found shot dead in a backyard and at least ten other people — including two teenage girls and a CTA passenger shot by police — were wounded by gunfire since the start of the Thanksgiving weekend.
Bond was denied Friday for a South Side man accused of fatally shooting a 16-year-old girl this week in the Roseland neighborhood.
A 16-year-old girl died Monday night, after she was dropped off at a Far South Side Hospital, after she was shot in the head in the Roseland neighborhood.
A program designed to ensure gang-bangers have no place to hide, reached a milestone on Monday.
Five men have been killed and at least 23 people were wounded in gun violence on the city’s streets from Friday night to Sunday night.
Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.
A police officer shot a person in his foot after he allegedly pointed a semi-automatic handgun at him and his partner Sunday night in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said.
It has been a terrifying and deadly weekend in Chicago, with at least seven people dead and at least 24 more wounded in shootings since Friday afternoon.
A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Friday morning, right outside Roseland Community Hospital on the city’s Far South Side.