South Chicago

A Mariano's sign. (CBS)

Mariano’s Announces Plans For New Store In South Chicago

Mariano’s Fresh Market has announced its plans to open a new grocery store in Chicago, at the intersection of 87th Street and the lake.


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Police Shoots Suspect Holding ‘Cutting Instrument’ In South Chicago

A male was shot by a Chicago Police sergeant after allegedly fighting with police, resisting arrest and pulling out a cutting instrument Tuesday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.


One of three murals created by students at Horace Mann Academy to send a positive message about their community. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/CBS)

Grade School Murals Show South Side ‘Doing Some Amazing Things’

Students at a South Side elementary school were hoping to send a message to their community, despite the recent shooting of six people a mile away from their school.


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7 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Erik Kall, 27, was shot several times in the 6200 block of South Francisco Avenue shortly after 10 p.m.


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Two Shot At South Side Pawn Shop

Two men were shot at a South Chicago pawn shop Friday morning.


One person was killed and another was injured when a car crashed in the 8200 block of South Yates Boulevard on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 1 Hurt In South Side Crash

A car with two people inside crashed into a tree about 4:30 a.m. in the 8200 block of South Yates Boulevard.


Justin Hamilton (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suburban Man Charged With Killing Two Teens In South Chicago

Justin Hamilton, 23, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and killing 16-year-old Jordan Means and 18-year-old Anthony Bankhead.


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Man Killed In South Chicago Shooting

Jareem Jackson, 22, was found shot in the abdomen and lying in a doorway in the 2500 block of East 84th Street about 6:05 p.m.


Edwin Herrera (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Gary Man Arrested After Stealing Ambulance, Fleeing Cops

Edwin Herrera, 34, of Gary was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle and ordered held on a $250,000 bond Wednesday.


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Rapper Twista’s Security Guard Found Shot To Death After South Chicago Fire

A security guard for Chicago rapper Twista was found shot and killed, then lit on fire, inside a home in the South Chicago neighborhood on Friday.


Firefighters found a man dead inside a home in the 8300 block of South Baker Avenue when they responded to a fire there  Friday morning. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Man Found Dead In Burning Home In South Chicago

Firefighters responding to a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood on Friday found a man dead inside the home.


Raymond Rodgers (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Fatally Stabbing Wife’s Pit Bull

Raymond Rodgers, 36, of the 8200 block of South Houston, was charged with misdemeanor domestic battery and criminal damage to property.


Denzel Garbutt (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With In 2012 Murder Of 12-Year-Old

Denzel Garbutt, 21, was charged with first-degree murder for the May 19, 2012, shooting in the 8000 block of South Brandon Avenue.


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Family Of Girl Who Died Under Suspicious Circumstances Demand Arrest

Jah’Niya White’s mother and father say the child’s maternal grandfather has told them at least half a dozen different stories about how the girl sustained her fatal injuries.


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Two Shot In South Chicago Restaurant

Two males wearing all back walked into the restaurant in the 8800 block of South Commercial Avenue at 7:18 p.m. and fired shots.


A Chicago traffic scene. (CBS)

LSD Extension Set To Open Sunday

Chicago’s Transportation Commissioner Gabe Klein says it will change the face of a parcel of land that used to house the old U.S. Steel Mill.


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

Two Men Wounded In South Chicago Drive-By Shooting

The men were standing on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Baltimore Avenue about 10:20 a.m. when shots were fired from a maroon pickup.


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Woman, Shot Twice, Walks Into Hospital In South Chicago

The woman, believed to be in her 20s, walked into Advocate Trinity Hospital shortly after 9:30 p.m. She was not cooperating with police but did say she was shot in the 8100 block of South Exchange Avenue.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.



Suspect In Custody For Fatal South Chicago Shooting

Telkia Burns was shot and killed about 3:05 p.m. Sunday, during a robbery in the vestibule of a building in the 2900 block of East 91st Street.