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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

Most recently, two men were shot late Thursday in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The men, ages 19 and 20, were standing outside in the 1500 block of North Linder about 10:25 p.m. when shots were fired in their direction from a group of males standing on the corner across the street, according to Chicago Police.

08/28/2015

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

Most recently, a man died after he was shot Wednesday evening in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 23-year-old was in an alley in the 1100 block of West 51st Street about 7:30 p.m. when someone approached him, pulled out a handgun and started firing, police said.

08/27/2015

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2 Killed, 10 Wounded In South Side Shootings

About 6 p.m., a man was shot to death less than two blocks from President Barack Obama’s Kenwood home. The 25-year-old was in a vehicle when another vehicle approached, and someone in that vehicle fired shots, police said. The victim drove to the 1300 block of East 50th Street, where the vehicle came to a stop, police said.

08/26/2015

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1 Killed, 9 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. in Humboldt Park’s 1100 block of North Keeler Avenue.

08/25/2015

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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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State Police To Step Up Overnight Patrols Amid Spike In Expressway Shootings

In response to a rise in shootings on Chicago area expressways, Illinois State Police on Wednesday announced plans to fortify special patrols aimed at reduce the violence.

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

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2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The latest fatal shooting was a gang-related attack at a Brighton Park neighborhood gas station just before 3 p.m., police said.

08/14/2015

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Eight Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across Chicago

The most recent shooting happened about 8 a.m. in the South Side Grand Boulevard neighborhood. Two men were shot in a possible drive-by in the 5100 block of South Indiana, police said.

08/12/2015

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Boys, 12 And 15, Injured In West Englewood Shooting

About 9:40 p.m., the boys were walking in the 6700 block of South Winchester when they heard gunfire and felt pain, police said.

08/09/2015

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1 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

About 11 p.m., the teen and a 20-year-old man were in the 6400 block of South Justine Street when a male got out of a passing white Cadillac and shot them, police said. The model of the vehicle was not immediately known.

08/08/2015

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3 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

In the most recent fatal incident, a man and a woman were killed in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. About 6:55 p.m., officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 500 block of West 109th found both outside, police said.

08/07/2015

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2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

The latest homicide happened about 11:20 p.m. in Austin. Officers responding to a crash in the 1100 block of North Central found a 27-year-old man shot in the head and unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a vehicle, according to Chicago Police.

08/06/2015

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Four Shot And Killed In Two Days In Gary

There were two fatal shootings Monday night within minutes of each other; a 15-year-old girl was slain Sunday night; and a 22-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning.

08/04/2015

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1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at the scene.

07/22/2015

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1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The fatal shooting happened late Monday in Rogers Park on the North Side. A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue about 11 p.m. when several males approached and opened fire, police said.

07/21/2015

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3 Killed, 31 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot repeatedly late Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Officers responding to a call of shots fired about 10 p.m. in the 500 block of North Avers found Elbert Farris on the ground outside with multiple gunshot wounds.

07/20/2015

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12 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The latest shooting happened about 9:50 p.m. in West Englewood, where a 19-year-old man was walking in the 1700 block of West 61st Place when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been struck in the leg, police said.

07/15/2015

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1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

A 16-year-old boy was shot to death and a 17-year-old boy was seriously wounded in a South Chicago shooting Monday evening. The two were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Merrill Avenue about 5:30 p.m. when a red vehicle pulled up and a male got out and shot them, police said.

07/07/2015

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9 Killed, 53 Wounded In Holiday Weekend Shootings

Fourth of July weekend shootings have left nine people dead — including a 7-year-old boy — and at least 53 others injured since Thursday evening.

07/06/2015

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