South Shore

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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

An SUV crashed into a daycare center early Thursday in the South Shore neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

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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Police: Two Men Killed, Boy Injured In South Side Shooting

Two men were killed and a boy was injured in a South Side shooting Tuesday afternoon, police said.

01/06/2015

The former Dominick's store in the South Shore neighborhood is the only Dominick's location that has yet to find a new owner, but local residents think they've found a buyer in New Orleans-based Sterling Farms, owned by actor and entrepreneur Wendell Pierce. (Credit: CBS)

One Year After Dominick’s Pullout, South Shore Remains A ‘Food Desert’

Now, the local alderman is taking action, CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.

12/26/2014

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3 Killed, 13 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was killed and another was wounded Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.

12/18/2014

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One Dead, One Hurt In South Shore Shooting

Two males were shot — one fatally — Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood.

12/17/2014

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9 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across Chicago

Nine people were shot throughout the city on Tuesday, including two teenagers who were waiting for a bus.

12/10/2014

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Man Critically Wounded In South Shore Shooting

The 20-year-old was shot multiple times about 9 a.m. in the 7400 block of South Euclid Avenue, police said, citing preliminary information.

12/05/2014

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Five Wounded In Thanksgiving Day Shootings Across Chicago

In the most recent shooting, a man was seriously wounded in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

11/28/2014

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