Man Charged With Murder Of Police Department Civilian EmployeeWilliam Cochran, 18, was charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery with a firearm for the shooting death of 59-year-old John “Buck” Buckner on Sept. 16, according to Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday ShootingsThe fatal shooting occurred in the Austin neighborhood. Two men, both 36, were playing a dice game about 8:30 p.m. in the 5800 block of West Chicago Avenue when at least two other people walked up, announced a robbery and started shooting, according to Chicago Police.
Man Wounded In South Shore ShootingAbout 11:35 p.m., the 32-year-old was standing outside in the 7100 block of South South Shore Drive when someone in a passing white sedan shot him in the arm, police said.
Man Shot In West Garfield ParkAbout 11:30 p.m., the 26-year-old was walking in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.
Teen Wounded In Woodlawn ShootingHe was walking in the 6400 block of South Ellis Avenue about 7 p.m. when he heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police.
Man Shot In EnglewoodHe was riding as a passenger in a vehicle about 8:30 p.m. in the 5600 block of South May Street when someone started shooting from the sidewalk, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged In August Double MurderLaquan King, 20, faces two counts of first-degree murder for the shooting that happened Aug. 16, according to Chicago Police. The victims were playing dice in the 1600 block of South Springfield about 9:45 p.m. when King walked up and fired shots.
1 Killed, 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoOne man was fatally shot and another wounded in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Tuesday afternoon. About 3:15 p.m., the 24-year-old men were sitting in a vehicle in the 4400 block of West Maypole when someone walked up, fired into the car and ran away, according to Chicago Police.
Man Shot And Killed In JolietDuntell L. Neal, 24, was shot in the 300 block of Union Street and taken to Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, where he was pronounced dead at 2:53 a.m. Sept. 28, according to the Will County coroner’s office.
Man Wounded In Lawndale ShootingThe 30-year-old was sitting in a vehicle in the 3800 block of West Harrison Street when he heard shots and realized he’d been struck in the right thigh, police said.
Boy, 16, Shot In West Garfield ParkAbout 7:50 p.m., the teen was talking to another person in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when the person shot him in the buttocks, police said.
Two Men Shot In Chicago LawnAbout 6:20 p.m., the two men were in the 5900 block of South California Avenue when they were shot, police said.