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Rapper ‘Young Pappy’ Fatally Shot In Uptown

Shaquon Thomas, 19, who raps under the name Young Pappy, had previously been the intended target in at least two shootings that left bystanders dead.

3 hours ago

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Business Burglaries Reported In Edgewater, Uptown

Police are warning businesses after cash registers and other items were stolen in a series of commercial burglaries in the North Side Uptown and Edgewater neighborhoods since April.

05/12/2015

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Man Dies After Being Shot On Lake Shore Drive

The 27-year-old was driving in the 4800 block of North Lake Shore Drive at 3:45 a.m. when he was shot, police said.

04/30/2015

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Man Struck, Killed By Van In Uptown

Jesus Valdez, 56, ran into oncoming traffic in the 4600 block of North Broadway at 12:55 p.m. Tuesday and was struck by a cargo van, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

04/30/2015

Detectives investigate after a 24-year-old woman was shot and killed in Uptown early Wednesday, according to police. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Cops Canvassing For Surveillance Footage After Woman Slain In Uptown

Police were hoping surveillance cameras might help them catch suspect or suspects responsible for the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old woman in the Uptown neighborhood overnight.

04/15/2015

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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

Detectives investigate after a 24-year-old woman was shot and killed in Uptown early Wednesday, according to police. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Shot And Killed In Uptown

A 24-year-old woman was a passenger in a vehicle about 1:50 a.m. in the 4500 block of North Broadway when gunfire erupted and she was struck in the head, police said.

04/15/2015

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Man Shot In Uptown

The 27-year-old was sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle in the 4700 block of North Broadway at 2:43 p.m. when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside shot the man in the chest, arm and leg, police said.

04/08/2015

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3 Killed, 11 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The first fatal shooting on the day occurred in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side. A 19-year-old man was fatally shot at 2:55 p.m. in the 900 block of West Agatite, police said. He was dead at the scene.

03/10/2015

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Police Warn Of North Side Home Burglaries

Police are warning residents on the North Side after three recent home burglaries in the Lakeview and Uptown neighborhoods. In each incident, burglars entered apartments by force or through unlocked doors, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.

03/02/2015

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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday afternoon in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 2:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of West 69th Place found a 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the hip, police said.

02/23/2015

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Man Killed In Uptown Shooting

A man was shot to death Saturday afternoon in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side.

02/22/2015

A man died of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in an apartment in the 1000 block of West Winona Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Dies In Uptown Apartment After Apparent Carbon Monoxide Exposure

The man was discovered about 10 p.m. inside an apartment unit in the 1000 block of West Winona Street, authorities said.

02/06/2015

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Police: Robber Team Pounces On Victims In Uptown, Lincoln Square

The would-be victims were all on foot when a pair of predators attacked and robbed them, CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

01/12/2015

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Police: Several Robberies Reported In Uptown And Lincoln Square

The robberies happened in December and January, where two men approach a person from different directions before knocking them down or battering them, according to a statement from Chicago Police. Two of the robberies occurred near the CTA Argyle Red Line station, police said.

01/09/2015

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Man Dies Following Shooting Near Truman College

A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after being wounded in a drive-by shooting near Truman College Tuesday morning.

12/10/2014

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Man Shot Near Truman College

Police said someone in a black 4-door sedan heading west on the 1100 block of West Wilson Avenue opened fire around 10 a.m. – apparently aiming at another vehicle – and ended up hitting a 21-year-old man on the street. Police said the man was not the intended target.

12/09/2014

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Scenes From ‘Gotham': Chicago Transforms For ‘Batman v. Superman’

Chicago becomes ‘Gotham’ for new superhero movie.

11/14/2014

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Pair Charged In Carjacking, Chase

A 76-year-old man was parking his 1998 Mercedes about 9:30 p.m. in a garage in the 3600 block of West Peterson when suspect Joe Milton and a teen walked up, hit him over the head and took off in his car, police said.

10/09/2014

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Chicago Police Officer Seriously Injured In Uptown Rollover Crash

A Chicago Police officer was seriously injured in a rollover crash in the North Side Uptown neighborhood Monday afternoon.

09/29/2014

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