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Nine Shot In Chicago Since Tuesday Afternoon

The most recent shooting happened early Wednesday in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side. About 1:20 a.m., a 26-year-old man was driving southbound in the 5900 block of North Winthrop Avenue when a gunman opened fire from the sidewalk, according to Chicago Police.


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Man Shot In South Chicago

About 5:45 p.m., the 22-year-old was standing outside near the intersection of 83rd Street and South Shore Drive when a vehicle pulled up and someone got out and opened fire, police said.


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15 Shot Across Chicago Since Thursday Afternoon

Most recently, a 25-year-old man walked into Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center after he was shot in the hand in the 7800 block of South South Shore Drive, police said.


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Police: Drugs Played A Role In Fatal South Side Crash

Charges are pending against the driver whose passenger was killed in a crash Monday afternoon on the South Side, an accident police say was drug-related.


Firefighters responded to a high rise fire on the South Side. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Two Dead In High-Rise Fire On South Side

Two people were killed, and one other resident and one firefighter were injured in a high-rise fire on the South Side on Tuesday.


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Police Shoot Suspect In South Chicago Neighborhood

Police shot a man just after midnight Monday in the South Chicago neighborhood.



1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

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Officer Wounded When Gun Goes Off After Chase

A Chicago Police officer was hospitalized Monday morning, after a police chase ended on the south lakefront with the officer’s own gun discharging.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012

The outline of a pit bull's body is seen in the snow on the grass at Rainbow Beach Park after two pit bulls attacked a jogger and then police shot and killed the dogs. (Credit: CBS)

Jogger In Critical Condition After Dog Attack Along Lakefront

A man was critically injured Monday morning when he was attacked by what police described as two pit bulls while jogging along the lakefront in Rainbow Beach Park.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2012

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3 Charged With Beating, Robbing Men In South Shore

A 12-year-old boy is one of the three suspects charged with beating and robbing two men this week in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011


3 Held In South Shore Robberies, Beatings

Police are holding three suspects who are suspected of robbing and beating two men in the South Shore neighborhood Tuesday evening.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

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Firefighter Hurt At Southeast Side Blaze

A Chicago firefighter was injured on Tuesday while battling a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood.


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Cops: South Shore Blaze ‘Possibly Electrical’

Two people were injured during a two-alarm high-rise fire Saturday in the South Shore neighborhood.


Marshfield Avenue Shooting

1 Dead, 5 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

A rash of shootings overnight left one man dead and five more wounded, in several neighborhoods on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011

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Police Seek Suspects In South Shore Robberies

Police are searching for two men who are responsible for four armed robberies in the South Shore neighborhood over the past six weeks.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2011

Aunt Investigated After Baby Boy’s Death

The aunt of a 3-month-old boy is under investigation for the boy’s death Sunday.

WBBM Newsradio–12/21/2010