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Man Wounded In South Shore Shooting

The 34-year-old man was standing outside of a vehicle near 67th Street and East End Avenue about 12:40 a.m. when a gray vehicle approached and someone inside fired at him, police said.

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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.


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Two Women Shot In South Shore

The shooting happened at 1:30 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Cornell Avenue, police said. The women, 48 and 50, were on a porch with a group when they heard gunshots and felt pain, police said.


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2 Shot In SUV That Crashes Into South Shore Bus Shelter

Two people were shot in an SUV that then crashed into a bus shelter, injuring a pedestrian late Saturday in the South Shore neighborhood.


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Man Shot In South Shore

About 5:52 p.m., the 31-year-old was standing in the alley of the 6900 block of South East End Avenue when another person walked up and shot him in the ankle, police said. He also suffered a graze wound to his arm.


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Charges Pending After Two Police Officers Hurt In South Shore Crash

A driver who may have been intoxicated crashed an SUV into a police vehicle early Wednesday in the South Shore neighborhood, leaving two Chicago Police officers injured.


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WVON Veteran Lucky Cordell Dies Nine Days After South Shore Fire

Lucky Cordell, the former general manager for WVON 1690, died Tuesday night, more than a week after he and his 62-year-old daughter were critically injured in a house fire started by smoking materials.


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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.


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Driver Charged With Hitting Boy, 10, In South Shore

Richard Davis III, 18, drove a vehicle across a sports field in the 1800 block of East 76th Street about 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, striking the victim in the process, according to a statement from Chicago Police.


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Boy Struck By SUV While Playing Basketball In South Shore

Police believe it was no accident when the SUV drove onto the basketball court at Rosenblum Park around 5:30 p.m., after first driving through an adjacent soccer field.



Boy, 10, Critically Injured After Being Struck By Vehicle In South Shore

A 10-year-old boy was seriously injured after a vehicle jumped a curb and hit him Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.


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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

Most recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.


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3 Dead, 32 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

James Jones, 21, tried to protect his 46-year-old mother Alicia Jones on the front porch of their home when a gunman opened fire from a gangway about noon Saturday in the 8400 block of South Colfax, according to their family and authorities.


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Cop Shoots Suspect In South Shore

The officer told the 23-year-old man to drop the gun and put his hands up, but instead he turned and raised the gun toward the officer, authorities said.


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Attempted Child Luring Reported In South Shore

Police issued an alert after two men tried to lure a girl into their vehicle Monday in the South Shore neighborhood.


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Tickets For South Shore Trains To Rise 10-15 Percent

It’ll soon cost more to ride the South Shore commuter train that serves northwest Indiana.


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Three Men Shot In South Shore

About 9:30 p.m., the three were standing outside in the 2100 block of East 67th Street when a male shot them from a nearby alley, police said.


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12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

The weekend’s most recent fatal shooting happened Monday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. About 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and the leg in the 4900 block of West Erie, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.


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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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2 Killed, 47 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

About 1:10 a.m. Monday, a man was killed and another man was critically wounded in a South Shore neighborhood shooting. Officers heard gunshots and found two men shot in the 7800 block of South South Shore Drive, police said. One man, 28, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was dead at the scene, police said.