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Dead Man Found In Douglas Park Lagoon

Police did not know the man’s exact age, only saying he was an adult. Area Central detectives are conducting a death investigation.

03/24/2014

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Elderly Woman Dies After Brighton Park Crash

A 2005 Saturn was travelling northeast on Archer Avenue approaching Sacramento Avenue about 6:50 p.m. Jan. 31 when the driver tried to make a U-turn and hit a Chevy Astro van.

02/05/2014

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Man Charged With Stabbing Girlfriend To Death In Little Village

A man who allegedly fled after stabbing his girlfriend to death in their Little Village home was ordered held on $1.5 million bond Monday.

11/26/2013

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Off-Duty Cop Shoots Intruder In Her Home

The officer brought her pistol downstairs to investigate a commotion on the first floor and was confronted by a man who “lunged” at her.

09/06/2013

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.

08/26/2013

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.

03/18/2013

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Ex-Roommate Charged With Killing Man, Woman In West Rogers Park

A Columbus, Ohio, man has been charged with stabbing his former roommates death in their West Rogers Park neighborhood apartment, stealing their credit cards, and setting their apartment on fire.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2012

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Police Investigate Double Murder At Scene Of West Ridge Fire

Police are investigating a double murder in the far north side West Ridge neighborhood, and a fire apparently set to cover it.

WBBM Newsradio–08/28/2012

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5 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend Violence

At least five people were killed, and 23 others were wounded, by gunfire and other violence in Chicago this past weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2012

A worker at this warehouse in Manteno was shot inside the facility on July 25, 2012. The shooter fled the scene, and police believe the gunman is also a worker at the warehouse. (Credit: CBS)

Manteno Warehouse Shooting Suspect’s Car Found On Southwest Side

The car belonging to a man wanted for shooting a co-worker at a warehouse in downstate Manteno has been found in Chicago’s Gage Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2012

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5 Killed, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) – At least five people were killed and 23 others wounded in separate shootings throughout the city that took place from late Friday through early Monday. Three of the shootings — one of […]

04/09/2012

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4 Killed, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

At least four people were killed and 19 others wounded in separate shootings throughout the city that took place from late Friday to Saturday night.

04/08/2012

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At Least 10 Wounded In Citywide Violence

At least 10 people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city between Saturday afternoon and early Sunday — one day after a man was killed and a lest seven others wounded by gunfire.

11/20/2011

Cruz Perez (left) and Steven Figueroa (right) are charged with shooting a 10-year-old boy on Halloween while the boy was trick-or-treating. They allegedly mistook the boy for a rival gang member. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

No Bail For Men Charged With Halloween Shooting Of 10-Year-Old

Bond was denied Wednesday for two street gang members from the Albany Park neighborhood, accused of shooting a 10-year-old boy on Halloween after chasing and shooting at a group of trick-or-treaters they thought were rival gang members.

11/02/2011

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Boy, 10, Wounded In Halloween Shooting In Albany Park

Police are searching for a gunman who opened fire in the Albany Park neighborhood on Halloween night, wounding a 10-year-old boy.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Crashing Into Building

A man suspected of carjacking an SUV has been arrested and taken to a hospital after crashing the vehicle into a Logan Square building while fleeing from police.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2011

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At Least 7 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

At least seven people were wounded late Saturday and early Sunday in shootings throughout the city.

08/21/2011

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Person Of Interest Held In Shooting That Killed 1 Teen, Injured Another

A person of interest is under questioning in a shooting that left a 13-year-old boy dead and a 16-year-old boy wounded in the Marquette Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

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Man Stabbed To Death In Little Village Apartment

A man was found stabbed to death in an apartment early Tuesday in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

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Police: One Dead, Two Wounded During Shooting

A man was fatally shot in the head and two others were injured while they were in a vehicle Tuesday afternoon in the Southwest Side’s Chicago Lawn neighborhood.

12/28/2010