South Side

Brion Dowdell (Credit: Chicago Police)

No Bond For Suspect In Fatal South Side Shooting

Brion M. Dowdell, 22, of the 8300 block of South Justine Avenue, faces one felony count of first-degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street.

03/04/2014

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Man Critically Wounded In Calumet Heights Shooting

The victim, a 33-year-old man, was found on the sidewalk in the 9200 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 11 p.m.

03/04/2014

Brion Dowdell (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Fatal Shooting In Auburn-Gresham

Brion M. Dowdell, 22, of the 8300 block of South Justine Avenue, faces one felony count of first-degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting on Sunday in the 8000 block of South Elizabeth Street.

03/03/2014

A 2-year-old boy was found alone, without a coat, hat or shoes, at the intersection of 82nd Street and Avalon Avenue. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Toddler Found Wandering Outside Without Coat, Hat, Or Shoes

Someone found the 2-year-old boy shortly before midnight Thursday night, wandering near the corner of 82nd Street and Avalon Avenue, and called police. The temperature was in the single digits at the time.

02/28/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Critically Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing Shooting

The 23-year-old man was sitting in his SUV about 3:25 a.m. in the 6900 block South Eberhart Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire.

02/27/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Teen Shot In Gage Park

The 16-year-old told police he was shot in the leg about 1:30 a.m. in the 5100 block of South Oakley Avenue.

02/24/2014

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Woman Claims Montessori Teacher Bullied 5-Year-Old Son

The suit was filed Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court by a woman identified only as Jane Doe, claiming a teacher bullied her 5-year-old son by slapping the boy, calling him names in front of his class and throwing his artwork in the trash.

02/07/2014

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Four Hurt In South Side Crash

Four people were hospitalized after a domestic dispute turned into a car chase that ended in a crash in Englewood early Friday.

02/07/2014

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Man Shot And Killed In Auburn Gresham

The 29-year-old man suffered a single gunshot wound to the chest about 1:30 a.m. in the 8100 block of South Marshfield Avenue.

02/06/2014

Everyone was safely evacuated during a fire at 945 W. 38th St. Wednesday morning. (Photo from Fire Media Affairs)

Fire Burning At Bridgeport Industrial Building

The fire is in the lower-level area of an industrial building at 945 W. 38th St. Firefighters were searching for the source of the fire as of 10:45 a.m.

02/05/2014

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

Man Shot And Killed In South Side Alley

Willie Buie, 20, was standing in an alley in the 7600 block of South Wallace Street about 2:10 a.m. with a group of other males when a gunman at the end of the alley fired at him.

02/04/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot In Fuller Park

The 18-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 8:45 p.m. when a dark-colored sedan drove past, firing shots.

02/04/2014

Eight people were hurt when an SUV ran a red light and crashed into a sedan in the Fuller Park neighborhood. (Credit: NVP News Video)

8 Hurt In South Side Crash

A 29-year-old woman driving a minivan west on 43rd Street ran a red light and smashed into a sedan carrying seven people heading north on LaSalle Street around 1:30 a.m.

02/03/2014

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

1 Dead, 1 Wounded In South Side Shooting

The shooting happened about 12:30 p.m. in the 700 block of East 79th Street. One male was shot in the head and was dead on police arrival. The second male suffered gunshot wounds to the elbow and forearm.

01/29/2014

A house fire broke out about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday inside a one-story bungalow in the 8300 block of South Maryland Avenue, leaving one person injured and displacing four others. (Credit: NVP News video)

1 Hurt, 4 Displaced By Chatham Fire

Firefighters responded to the blaze about 12:33 a.m. inside a one-story bungalow in the 8300 block of South Maryland Avenue. The fire was struck out about a half hour later.

01/29/2014

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

3 Killed, 14 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in the Little Village neighborhood Sunday afternoon. The boy, whose identity was not immediately released, was shot in the abdomen and side about 4:50 p.m. in the 3000 block of South Kedvale Avenue.

01/27/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Found Shot Dead In Englewood

Officers responded to a call of shots fired at a building in the 6900 block of South Racine Avenue about 1:30 p.m.

01/23/2014

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Railroad Officer Beaten At South Side Metra Stop

The incident occurred about 10:25 p.m. at the Wrightwood Metra station near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue.

01/20/2014

Crews battle an extra-alarm fire that collapsed the roof of a store at the corner of 75th and King on Friday. (Credit: NVP News Video)

Store Roof Collapses In Extra-Alarm Blaze On South Side

Flames and heavy smoke were already shooting through the roof of the Dollar & Up store near the intersection of East 75th Street and South Martin Luther King Drive when crews responded about 12:15 a.m.

01/17/2014

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

2 Killed, 3 Wounded In Shootings On Wednesday

A man died Wednesday evening after he was shot in the South Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Early Wednesday morning, another man on the West Side was killed in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

01/16/2014

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