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A clerk at Kwick Shop Liquor in Wauconda shot and killed an armed robber on Sunday. (Credit: CBS)

Charges Unlikely For Store Clerk Who Killed Armed Robber

The family that runs Kwick Shop Liquor has owned the convenience store for 2 ½ years, and said there has never been a robbery attempt before.

08/24/2015

Dequan Hopkins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting, Killing Brother In July

Dequan Hopkins, 19, was charged with murder while committing another forcible felony, and aggravated discharge of a firearm for the shooting death of his brother, 22-year-old Jovan Dovantae Hopkins, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office and Chicago Police.

08/24/2015

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Wauconda Store Robbery Ends With Clerk Fatally Shooting Suspect

Wauconda police say a store clerk shot and killed an armed robber last night.

08/24/2015

Police said a security guard shot three people outside Lake & Cicero Ice House liquor store early Friday, after they fired shots at someone in another vehicle. (Credit: CapturedNews)

Three Shot, One Fatally, Outside Austin Liquor Store

A woman was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting outside a liquor store in the Austin neighborhood early Friday.

08/21/2015

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Police Officer Shoots Teen In South Chicago

A teenager was in the hospital early Friday, after Chicago police shot him when he allegedly refused to drop a weapon in the South Chicago neighborhood.

08/21/2015

Police are on the scene of a double fatality in the Loop, on Van Buren Street. (Samira Kanacevic)

Cops Responded To Bitter Breakup A Month Before Loop Murder-Suicide

Officers were called to the home of a Tinley Park man and his fiancée about a month before he fatally shot her and took his own life in a Loop business last week, according to the suburban police department’s reports.

08/21/2015

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1 Killed, 12 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The homicide happened shortly after 1 a.m. in Logan Square on the Northwest Side. Isaac Acevedo Jr., 23, was sitting in a vehicle near Schubert and Central Park when another vehicle pulled alongside and someone inside fired shots at him, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

08/21/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In Logan Square

Isaac Acevedo Jr., 23, was sitting in a vehicle near Schubert and Central Park avenues shortly after 1 a.m. when another vehicle pulled alongside and someone inside fired shots at him, police said.

08/20/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot And Killed In Greater Grand Crossing

Dwayne L. Thomas, 20, was shot in the neck in the 7400 block of South Harvard about 1:20 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office

08/20/2015

Thaddeus Stevens. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Awarded $25 Million For Wrongful Conviction Charged In Shooting

Prosecutors say he spent a lot of the money awarded to him on trying to get his old gang back together.

08/19/2015

Marcus Floyd (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Jury To Determine If Alleged Cop Killer Fit For Trial

Marcus Floyd, who was shot and severely wounded during the deadly incident, maintains he has “retrograde amnesia” and cannot recall the chain of events that sent him to the emergency room on May 19, 2010.

08/19/2015

Authorities cordon off the apartment complex where a man was found shot to death early Wednesday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Found Shot To Death In Rogers Park Apartment

The man, thought to be in his 30s, was discovered about 1:35 a.m. at the apartment in the 1100 block of West Morse Avenue, police said.

08/19/2015

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Man Critically Wounded In West Pullman Shooting

About 8:50 p.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 11600 block of South Throop Street found him on a sidewalk with gunshot wounds to the chest, abdomen and hand, police said.

08/19/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Girl, 17, Shot On Englewood Porch

About 9:20 p.m., the she was standing on the porch of a home in the 6800 block of South Sangamon Street when a gunman walked up and opened fire, police said.

08/19/2015

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2 Killed, 12 Wounded In Monday Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was killed and a woman was wounded Monday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

08/18/2015

The scene of a shooting in the Lawndale neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Killed, Teen Critically Wounded In Lawndale Shooting

The victims were playing dice in the 1800 block of South Springfield Avenue about 9:45 p.m. when two male suspects approached and fired shots, police said.

08/17/2015

Illinois State Police and Illinois Department of Transportation vehicles block the outbound lanes of the Kennedy Expressway at Montrose, after a shooting on the expressway at Sayre Avenue. (Credit: CBS)

None Injured When Vehicle Shot On Kennedy Expressway

Around 5:10 a.m., someone shot a car headed west on the Kennedy near Sayre Avenue, police said. The driver of the car was not injured, and only the vehicle was struck.

08/17/2015

The scene of a robbery and shooting in Humboldt Park. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot During Robbery In Humboldt Park

The 24-year-old man was working construction in the 4400 block of West Iowa Street about 10 p.m. when two males walked up and one of them pulled out a handgun, police said.

08/17/2015

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot In Back Of The Yards

The 24-year-old was standing outside in the 5400 block of South Justine Street about 1:20 a.m. when he heard gunfire and realized he’d shot in the hip and leg, police said.

08/17/2015

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Boy, 16, Shot In Greater Grand Crossing

The boy was walking in the 6500 block of South King Drive at 1:03 a.m. when someone fired shots in his direction, police said.

08/17/2015

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