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Francisco Acevedo (Credit: Chicago Police)

Missing Man With Alzheimer’s Returns Home

An 84-year-old man with Alzheimer’s who was reported missing returned home Wednesday afternoon.


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Man Charged With 2012 Lawndale Murder

A Bloomington man has been charged with murder for the death of a woman who was found in an abandoned Lawndale building in 2012.


Police canvas the area after a shooting in the 2800 block of South Sawyer Avenue on Sunday. / Alex Wroblewski~Sun-Times.

Two Dead In South Lawndale Shooting

About 1 p.m. Sunday, an orange Hummer blocked a Lincoln Navigator head-on at the corner of West 28th Street and South Sawyer Avenue, police at the scene said. Two people with guns then stepped out of the Hummer and fired nearly a dozen bullets at the Navigator.


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Police: Man Killed In Logan Square Shooting

The 23-year-old was shot in the chest about 4:35 a.m. in the 2600 block of North Sawyer Avenue,


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9 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.


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Man Stabbed To Death In Lawndale

A man was stabbed to death in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood early Saturday.


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Overnight Shootings In Chicago Leave 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

Gunfire left one man dead and another wounded just after midnight in the South Shore neighborhood, and five others were wounded across the city in the overnight hours.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2012


2 Wounded, One Critically, In Little Village Shooting

One man was critically hurt and another seriously wounded when an argument turned violent in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood early Sunday.


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Man Caught Trying To Lure Girl Into Van

Police have caught a man who allegedly tried to lure an 11-year-old girl into his van three different times.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2011


Girl Released After Stabbing, Killing Uncle

The teenage girl who stabbed her uncle to death during an argument Wednesday night has been released without charges.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2010

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Police: Girl Stabbed Uncle To Death During Fight

A teenage girl stabbed her uncle to death during an argument in the Logan Square neighborhood, police said.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2010

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Man Shot Dead On Southwest Side Street

A man was reportedly shot to death on the street in the Southwest Side’s Ashburn neighborhood this afternoon.