South Shore

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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.

05/29/2015

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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.

05/26/2015

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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.

05/20/2015

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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.

05/18/2015

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9 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

At least nine people have been wounded in shootings on the South and West sides of Chicago since Monday afternoon, including a 62-year-old man shot during an attempted robbery at a Roseland bus stop Tuesday morning.

05/12/2015

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Teen Wounded In South Shore Shooting

About 8:35 p.m., an 18-year-old man was walking in the 1700 block of East 71st Street when someone got out of a dark-colored sedan and began shooting, police said.

05/12/2015

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South Shore Service Disrupted By Freight Accident

(STMW) — A shipping container on a freight train hit a bridge Monday evening on Chicago’s Far South Side, halting some commuter train service to northwest Indiana. The CN train stopped at Kensington Avenue after […]

04/27/2015

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1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

A teenage boy was shot and killed Thursday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood. About 6 p.m., 16-year-old Amari Sutton was found outside in the 1400 block of East 73rd Street with gunshot wounds to the chest and neck, police said.

04/24/2015

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Boy, 16, Killed In South Shore Shooting

The 16-year-old boy was found outside in the 1400 block of East 73rd Street with gunshot wounds to the chest and neck on Thursday evening.

04/23/2015

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South Shore Releases Photo Of Attempted Robbery Suspect

Police are searching for a suspect in the Wednesday night attempted robbery of a female South Shore commuter at the Miller South Shore Station in Gary.

04/23/2015

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No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Ex In Front Of Her Kids

Myron Mason, of the 8600 block of South Kingston, was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday night in the death of Mechelle Lewis. Prosecutors said Mason was angry because he believed the victim gave him a sexually transmitted disease.

04/23/2015

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Man Charged With Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her Children

Police said the 28-year-old woman killed shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, when her ex-boyfriend walked up and shot her while she was sitting in a parked minivan in the 7200 block of South Bennett Avenue.

04/22/2015

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Man Turns Himself In After Fatally Shooting Girlfriend, Taking Her Kids

A man turned himself in to police after he shot his ex-girlfriend to death and drove off with her two kids Tuesday night in the South Shore neighborhood.

04/22/2015

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1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Shootings Since Tuesday Morning

The fatal shooting happened about 1:50 a.m. Wednesday in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. The 24-year-old woman was a passenger in a vehicle in the 4500 block of North Broadway when gunfire erupted and she was struck in the head.

04/15/2015

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Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting

About 7:20 p.m., the teen was in the 7300 block of South Blackstone Avenue when he was shot in the back, police said.

04/14/2015

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Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of Homes In South Shore

The leak happened just before 11 p.m. near 80th Street and Crandon Avenue. A 20- to 24-inch underground main was leaking, filling the air with the smell of gas, and creating some tense moments as neighbors were told to evacuate their homes.

03/26/2015

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Missing Girl, 7, Found Safe

Nicole Broughton said her daughter, Kendra, was found safe Friday morning. Kendra had spent the night at a friend’s apartment without telling her mother, and was reunited with her mom Friday morning.

03/20/2015

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Two Injured When SUV Crashes Into Daycare In South Shore

About 12:25 a.m., a 19-year-old woman driving an SUV eastbound on 79th Street near Crandon Avenue swerved to avoid a crash with a westbound vehicle and struck a commercial building, police said.

01/22/2015

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Man Charged In Robbery, Fatal Shooting In South Shore

Christopher Garcia, 26, faces one count each of first-degree murder, murder while committing another forcible felony and attempted robbery with the discharge of a firearm, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

01/22/2015

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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.

01/07/2015

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