Most 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.
Ron 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.
Most 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.
Coby 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.
One person has been shot by police, following a foot pursuit in the Austin neighborhood.
Police have issued a warning to Near West Side residents after a string of burglaries in the neighborhood surrounding the United Center.
A 13-year-old girl has died after a hit-and-run crash overnight that left two cars mangled on the city’s West Side.
Restaurateurs in the trendy Near West Side neighborhood that is home to Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo studios say they are struggling.
Police are looking for the driver who crashed an SUV into a West Side Garfield Park neighborhood church Monday morning before running away.
A 20-year-old woman is shaken, but recovering, after a robbery that left her with a scar on her neck.
Two people were injured Saturday night on the porch of a residence in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.
The congregation from one of Chicago’s oldest churches will be back in its sanctuary this weekend, seven months after infamous the Blizzard of 2011 caused more than $3 million in damage to the church.
Police are warning neighbors of two armed robbers who have been hitting major streets on the city’s West Side.
Police in Oak Park are trying to stop a rash of robberies that has hit the suburb over the past month.
A man was hospitalized in critical condition Thursday morning after being shot by police during a traffic stop.
Oprah Winfrey will soon be skipping town, but Rosie O’Donnell will soon take her place in the West Loop.
Five people were injured this morning in a traffic accident on the West Side.
The Bible has Jesus telling Peter, “On this rock, I will build my church,” but on the Near West Side Tuesday, crews will be trying to take the rocks out of a church.
Two men were shot outside an illegal party early Friday at a West Side building, police said.