The fire was reported at 12:40 a.m. at a building in the 7100 block of South Sangamon, according to Fire Media Affairs Director Larry Langford. The fire was out within a half-hour, and crews were gone by 1:40 a.m., Langford said.
The man was shot about 10:50 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Sangamon Street. The man got out of a tan colored sedan and was talking to another male on the street when a third male walked out from a gangway and shot him in the head.
Police said the two were standing on the corner of West Marquette Road and South Sangamon Street about 10:10 p.m. when a male shooter approached on foot and fired shots.
The victims included a man who was shot to death while riding bike in the Englewood neighborhood.
The men were in the 5800 block of South Sangamon Street when they were shot about 1:30 a.m.
Chicago police shot and killed a 15-year-old boy during a foot chase in Englewood late Sunday night, on the heels of the most violent weekend in the city so far this year.
A West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.
Four men were killed, and at least 16 others were wounded, in gun violence in Chicago over the weekend.
A man trying to flee Chicago Police officers ended up falling through the ceiling in a Morgan Park neighborhood house Friday morning, then jumping out a window to escape.
Four people are in custody after leading Chicago Police on a more than 35-mile chase overnight.
Aurora Police are asking the public for help is locating a missing 79-year-old woman from the west suburb who was last seen on Chicago’s South Side.
Eight people were wounded in shootings Saturday night and early Sunday on the South and West sides.
Bond was denied Wednesday for a 26-year-old man accused of opening fire outside a Near West Side bar, killing two people, after he was kicked out of the club.
Two men are dead and another man was wounded early Sunday following a shooting in the River West neighborhood.
Police are looking for a 15-year-old girl, who has not been seen since vanishing three days ago wearing the uniform from the military school she attends.
A person ran into a grocery store in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood after being shot in broad daylight Wednesday.
Violence in Chicago in the overnight hours left at least one person dead and six others injured.
Four days after the murder of a 6-year-old South Side girl, the person police were questioning about the crime is no longer in custody.
A suspect is still being questioned in the murder of a 6-year-old girl over the weekend, while police are questioning many people in the shooting of a 12-year-old girl last week.
Police were questioning a teenager on Monday in the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl who was slain early Sunday as she slept at her grandmother’s home in the Englewood neighborhood.