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Man Found Dead In Joliet Had Been Shot, Run Over By Vehicle

Michael C. Brock, 24, had been shot one time and run over by a vehicle, according to police and the Will County coroner’s office. Brock, of Joliet, was dead at the scene.


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Cab Driver Shot And Killed In North Lawndale

The man, believed to be between 45 and 55 years old, was shot in the chest about 8:45 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Albany Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.


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Walmart Employee Fatally Shot Outside South Suburban Store

The shooting happened about 4 p.m. in the store’s parking lot at 7050 S. Cicero Ave. in Bedford Park.


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BLOG: Why The Media Isn’t Covering The NAACP Explosion

Considering the current state of racial relations in America, it doesn’t take a hardened veteran of the media to look at the bombing outside of the NAACP offices in Colorado Springs and say, This story deserves our attention…


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Man Dies More Than 60 Years After Shooting

An 87-year-old South Side man shot in the abdomen in the 1940s finally succumbed to his wounds Sunday.


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Two Killed, One Injured In South Shore Shooting

About 3:20 p.m., the three were standing outside in the 2200 block of East 79th Street when another male walked up and opened fire, police said.


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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.


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Man Shot, Critically Wounded In South Deering

About 7:30 p.m., the 37-year-old was in the 9800 block of South Bensley Avenue when a male walked up and opened fire, striking him several times in the leg and torso, police said.


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Man Shot And Killed In Chatham

Larry Edwards, 24, was sitting in a parked car about 11:40 p.m. in the 9300 block of South Burnside Avenue when a group of people walked out of an alley and someone opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


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Man, Woman Shot In Edgewater

About 9:08 p.m., the man, 29, and woman, 22, were shot in the 5900 block of North Kenmore Avenue, police said.


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Man Charged In Murder Of Teen In Rosemont

Prosecutors said Cesar Garay, 20, a member of the Imperial Gangsters street gang, got into an argument Friday night with members of the Latin Kings street gang in the 10000 block of Carol Court in Rosemont.


John Jackson is charged with shooting a man at a Humboldt Park nightclub on New Year's Day 2015. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In New Year’s Day Shooting At Nightclub

John Jackson, 31, faces one count of aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm and one count of aggravated discharge of a firearm into an occupied building, both felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police.


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Man Critically Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

The 20-year-old was shot after an argument turned physical in the 1300 block of South Kolin Avenue about 10:50 p.m., police said.


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Woman Shot And Killed At Waukegan Bar

Police responded around 1:10 a.m. to Bueno’s Bar at the intersection of Franklin Street and North Avenue, where 33-year-old Elpidia Munoz-Garcia had been shot in the face. Munoz-Garcia, a mother of two and co-owner of the bar, later was pronounced dead.


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Nine Shot In Chicago On New Year’s Day

Most recently, two males were shot in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side Thursday night.


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One Of The Final Homicide Victims Of 2014 Was A Devoted Father, Relatives Say

(STMW) – A man fatally wounded on New Year’s Eve at a South Side tire shop was a gregarious, churchgoing devoted father of three, relatives tell the Chicago Sun-Times. The violent death of Reginald Jones, […]


Terrell Monroe (left) and Marcae Rogers (right) are charged in the shooting death of 23-year-old David Drayton. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged With Fatal Shooting In Grand Boulevard

Terrell Monroe, 22, and Marcae Rogers, 32, were charged each with one count of first degree murder, police said. The shooting happened Friday about 2:50 p.m. in the 300 block of East 47th Street. David Drayton, 23, was shot in the upper body and leg, police said.


Authorities investigate after a shooting at a South Side restaurant early Sunday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Masked Man Shoots Two Inside South Side Fast Food Joint

A masked gunman shot two men early Sunday inside a fast food restaurant in the South Side Fuller Park neighborhood.


A shooting left two people wounded at the 95th Red Line Station. (Credit: CBS)

Two Wounded In Shooting At 95th Street Red Line Station

A man and a woman were both shot and critically injured Wednesday night at the 95th Street Red Line station on the South Side.


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Man Shot And Killed In East Garfield Park

The 23-year-old was shot in the shoulder and left thigh about 2:40 a.m. in the 500 block of South Central Park Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said. Witnesses said they saw the man exchange fire with another person, Zala said.