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Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.


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2 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Evening

Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.


Shell casings left behind at the scene in University Village, where three women were shot overnight. (Credit: CBS)

Three Women Shot In University Village

The women were standing with a group of people in the 1300 block of West Washburne Avenue about 9:55 p.m., when shots rang out and then they noticed they had been hit, police said.


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4 Wounded In Shooting On Near West Side

At least two people were in custody this morning, after four people were shot on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

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Investigators Looking Into ‘Suspicious’ Fire On Near West Side

Fire officials are investigating a “suspicious” blaze Thursday morning at a vacant building on the Near West Side.