The boy, 17, was standing outside in the 7400 block of South Chappel Avenue about 10 p.m. when gunfire erupted from a dark-colored SUV before it took off.
Two residents have been charged with arson after an extra-alarm fire started in their South Shore apartment building Friday night, causing a roof to collapse and displacing ten people, including five children.
A 34-year-old man was in a parking lot near East 74th Street and South Colfax Avenue with another person at 9:38 a.m. when a light-colored SUV drove by and a person inside fired shots.
A man was killed Tuesday morning in a drive-by shooting in the South Shore neighborhood.
The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.
At least eight people have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Thursday night.
The two were outside in the 6700 block of South Paxton Avenue at 11 p.m. when two male gunmen approached on foot and opened fire.
The 30-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds in the head and neck.
The boy is at least the 12th person wounded in shootings in the city since Wednesday night and the sixth since Thursday afternoon.
A man was found shot to death in his car Friday night in the South Shore neighborhood.
Authorities think a fire that injured six people late Wednesday night in the South Shore neighborhood might have been deliberately set.
A man was killed in a shooting Sunday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood.
A man was shot to death less than a half-mile from his South Shore neighborhood home Wednesday morning.
Five men were killed and at least 28 other people were wounded in shootings across the city since Friday evening.
A 3-year-old boy was still in the hospital Tuesday morning, after a vicious attack by two pit bulls in the South Shore neighborhood. Surprisingly, the dogs were still at the house where the boy was attacked.
“Basically, they were on the sidewalk when two unknown offenders on bicycles rolled up and fired, striking both of them,” said police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.
A 56-year-old Chicago woman – identified by a longtime friend as an unemployed single mother of five – was found gunned down on a sidewalk in the South Shore neighborhood overnight.
A male who barricaded himself inside a home in the South Shore neighborhood early Monday came out of the house after a nearly four-hour-long standoff with police.
A South Shore woman has been charged with beating her elderly mother to death during a domestic dispute over the Mother’s Day weekend.
An elderly woman was beaten to death inside her South Shore home, and one of her daughters found her body on Mother’s Day.