The teen was shot about 2 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Claremont Avenue in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
The body of an unidentified male was being pulled from the lagoon at the park in the 6700 block of South Kedzie Avenue.
A Brighton Park neighborhood man is facing multiple felony sexual abuse charges for allegedly fondling several girls on the Southwest Side since late February.
Robbers struck a bank branch on the city’s Southwest Side and a credit union in Waukegan on Wednesday.
Two men are dead and at least another 12 were wounded from acts of violence this weekend throughout the city, from the South and Southwest side to Humboldt Park to Rogers Park.
A 58-year-old woman was killed by a hit-and-run driver while she was walking in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood Thursday night, authorities said.
A man was shot early Friday in the Scottsdale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. near 31st Street and Western Avenue.
It happened near 87th and Pulaski, but investigators with the Major Accident Unit say they are now talking to a person of interest.
A 46-year-old man was found dead in a Southwest Side home after a fire Saturday night.
A parolee suspected of robbing several women at gunpoint on the Southwest Side was arrested Thursday after a good Samaritan heard a victim’s cry for help and flagged down police, who arrested the man within minutes.
A Southwest Side store owner died after he was shot during an apparent robbery outside his Gage Park muffler shop Wednesday night, authorities said.
A West Town neighborhood man became the city’s first homicide victim of the New Year, which so far has seen at least ten other people wounded in separate shootings, authorities said.
The driver of an SUV was killed early Monday when he crashed his Chevrolet Blazer into the back of a parked semi-trailer in the Pilsen neighborhood on the West Side.
A teenage boy has been missing since Saturday from the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
A man was killed in a shooting in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood early Saturday.
A 61-year-old man died early Saturday after being struck by a vehicle in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
A burned body was found inside a garage early Thursday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Bond was denied Saturday for a 19-year-old man charged with the fatal shooting of a Chicago Ridge girl in August in the Southwest Side McKinley Park neighborhood.
Police shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers during a foot chase early Saturday in the Southwest Side Chicago Lawn neighborhood, officials said.