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Johnetta Smith (Credit: Chicago Police)

Mom Charged With Leaving Baby Alone In Building

Johnetta Smith, 24, of the 5800 block of South Wolcott Avenue, was charged with one felony count of child abandonment after leaving her 1-year-old daughter in a vestibule of an apartment building Friday night.

03/26/2014

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Man Attempts Sexual Assault, Exposes Himself In Greater Grand Crossing

On March 10, the man exited a white Cadillac and approached the victim while she was waiting at a bus stop about 9:15 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Martin Luther King Drive.

03/21/2014

Parrish Davis (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder In South Side Bar Shooting

Parrish Davis, 30, faces one count of first-degree murder, three counts of attempted first-degree murder and three counts of aggravated battery.

03/13/2014

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Man Wanted For Woodlawn Kidnapping Attempt

Two children were walking to school near the 6100 block of South Rhodes Avenue on Monday morning, when a man apparently tried to lure them into his car.

03/11/2014

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Woman Seriously Wounded In Auburn-Gresham Shooting

The woman, thought to be in her 40s, suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the back about 10:15 p.m. in the 8800 block of South May Street.

03/06/2014

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Man Found Dead With ‘Trauma To The Body’ On South Side

The 36-year-old was found lying between two parked vehicles in the 8300 block of South Brandon Avenue. He was initially thought to have been killed in a hit-and-run, police said, but his cause of death has not yet been determined.

03/04/2014

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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