Blaze Destroys 22 Apartments In Oak ParkResidents of the three-story apartment building in the 200 block of Washington Boulevard said the flames moved so fast they didn’t even have time to put on their shoes before running out.
Man Shot In AustinAbout 9:15 p.m., the 23-year-old was shot in the back int he 5100 block of West Washington Boulevard, police said.
Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.
Man Dead, 8-Year-Old Boy Injured In Shooting In AustinRon Hernandez, 45, was standing on the sidewalk about 5:55 p.m. in the 5200 block of West Washington Boulevard when someone walked up and announced a robbery, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
At Least 10 Shot Across Chicago On TuesdayMost recently, a man in his 20s was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side. The man was in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when he was shot in the hand, police said.
Man Shot And Killed On West SideCoby Bridgeman, 29, was outside in the 5600 block of West Washington Boulevard when three men approached, and one of them shot him in the head.
Person Shot By Police After Chase In AustinOne person has been shot by police, following a foot pursuit in the Austin neighborhood.
Burglars Hit Homes Near United CenterPolice have issued a warning to Near West Side residents after a string of burglaries in the neighborhood surrounding the United Center.
13-Year-Old Girl Dies After Hit-And-Run CrashA 13-year-old girl has died after a hit-and-run crash overnight that left two cars mangled on the city’s West Side.
Report: Restaurants Floundering Near Harpo StudiosRestaurateurs in the trendy Near West Side neighborhood that is home to Oprah Winfrey's Harpo studios say they are struggling.
Police Seek Driver Who Struck West Side Church, FledPolice are looking for the driver who crashed an SUV into a West Side Garfield Park neighborhood church Monday morning before running away.
Woman's Neck Slashed By Girl, 14, On West SideA 20-year-old woman is shaken, but recovering, after a robbery that left her with a scar on her neck.