Vernon Avenue

4 Kids Dead, 2 Adults Injured In Roseland FireFour children were killed and two adults were seriously injured in an apartment fire early Monday in the Roseland neighborhood.
Teen Charged In Fatal Woodlawn ShootingThe boy, whose name was not released, was charged with one count of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and killing a 14-year-old boy in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue on Feb. 12.
Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Slain In Drive-ByAbout 8:20 p.m., the 14-year-old boy was walking with two other people in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue when a white van drove up and someone inside fired shots.
Eight Wounded In Citywide Gun ViolenceThe most recent shooting occurred in South Chicago, when two people were wounded by gunfire in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 6:35 a.m.
Two Teens Shot In ChathamThey were standing on the sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Vernon Avenue at 9:08 p.m. when a male shooter walked up and started firing.
Gunman Turned Away From Party Opens Fire, 3 Women Hurt
9 Dead, At Least 15 Wounded In Citywide ShootingsNine people were killed and at least 15 others wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night through Monday morning.
Police Warn Of Rash Of South Side Armed RobberiesPolice are looking for several men accused of accosting South side residents and robbing them at gunpoint of everything from money to car keys to cars in the Park Manor and Grand Crossing neighborhoods.
Police: Missing Elderly Woman Last Seen ThursdayPolice are searching for a missing elderly woman last seen Thursday with a relative on the Far South Side.
Man Fatally Shot In Chatham NeighborhoodPolice are searching for suspects after a man was found shot to death early Sunday in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
Man Dies After Glass Door Shatters As He Runs Through ItA man made back to his Woodlawn neighborhood home with police on his tail, but died of injuries he suffered when a glass door shattered as he ran right through it.
Shots Fired At Officer At Crime SceneA person was shot and seriously wounded in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. About the same time and location, shots were fired at a Chicago Police officer, who was not hit.