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Teen Shot In Washington Heights

A teen was shot Sunday evening in the South Side Washington Heights neighborhood.

03/16/2014

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Woman Killed When Gun Left In Clothes Goes Off At Thrift Store

A Washington Heights thrift store employee died Friday after a small gun hidden in discarded clothing accidentally went off and fatally wounded her.

03/07/2014

Ideary Mooney (Credit: Chicago Police)

No Bond For Man Charged In Washington Heights Murder

Ideary Mooney, 38, faces one felony count of attempted first-degree murder after he opened fire in a barbershop in the 9000 block of South Ashland Avenue on Monday.

03/04/2014

Ideary Mooney (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Shooting At Washington Heights Barbershop

Ideary Mooney, 38, faces one felony count of first-degree attempted murder after he opened fire in a barbershop about 2:45 a.m. in the 9000 block of South Ashland Avenue.

03/03/2014

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Man Shot Multiple Times, Gravely Wounded In Washington Heights

A man was gravely wounded after a shooting in a barber shop early Saturday in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the South Side.

03/01/2014

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Indiana Man Charged In Washington Heights Sexual Assaults

Bond was denied Saturday for an Indiana man charged with three sexual assaults just hours apart last week in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the South Side.

10/19/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Suspect Arrested In Series Of Sex Assaults

Police have arrested a man in connection with a series of sexual assaults on the South Side, sources tell CBS 2.

10/15/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

South Side Residents Hold Town Hall Meeting Over Serial Rapist

Residents of the Roseland and Washington Heights neighborhoods held a town-hall style meeting today to discuss the search for the serial rapist who attacked two women and a young girl on Wednesday morning and attempted to attack another girl, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

10/12/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Guardian Angels Help Search For Washington Heights Rapist

The Guardian Angels were out in the Washington Heights neighborhood Friday morning, trying to help police catch a serial rapist who attacked two women and a teenage girl on Wednesday, and nearly attacked an 11-year-old girl.

10/11/2013

Sketch of suspect who sexually assaulted two women and a teen Wednesday in the Washington Park neighborhood.(sketch from Chicago Police)

Search Resumes For Suspect In Washington Heights Attacks

Police have resumed searching for a man suspected of raping two women and a teenage girl in Washington Heights early Wednesday, and hiding in another girl’s closet, after determining a “person of interest” they were questioning was not responsible for the crimes.

10/10/2013

Chicago police search an alley for evidence, after two women and a teenage girl were raped in the Washington Heights neighborhood. The same suspect also allegedly broke into a family's home, and hid in an 11-year-old girl's closet. (Credit: CBS)

Police Question ‘Person Of Interest’ In Washington Heights Rapes, Break-In

All of the attacks happened within a three-block radius in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

10/09/2013

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Two Shot In Drive-By Near South Side Gas Station

The man and woman were walking outside a gas station in the 8900 block of South Ashland Avenue around 2 a.m. when someone in a dark-colored sedan driving by opened fire.

09/11/2013

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Motorist Shot In Washington Heights

The man was driving eastbound in the 900 block of West 96th Street about 9:40 p.m. when someone inside a black SUV pulled up next to him and fired shots into the van.

09/06/2013

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Woman Shot Near South Side Elementary School

The 18-year-old woman was walking with a male friend in the 1000 block of West 97th Street about 2:50 p.m. when she heard shots and realized she had been hit.

08/30/2013

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Father In Custody For Murder Of Infant

The father of a 3-month-old Washington Heights boy who died Sunday has been arrested in connection with the infant’s death, police said.

08/29/2013

Washington Heights Infant’s Death Ruled A Homicide

The state Department of Children & Family Services and Chicago Police are investigating the death of Tayshaun Dyson, who was found unresponsive at his home in the 8900 block of South Throop Street.

08/28/2013

Preston Smith suffered a gash on his left hand when his longtime friend Anthony Metcalf attacked him with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Chainsaw Attack Victim Forgives Friend, But Won’t Forget

Preston Smith said he didn’t see it coming when Anthony Metcalf, his friend and neighbor of 30 years, slashed his hand with a chainsaw early Wednesday.

08/23/2013

Blood stains the SUV and driveway where a man attacked a longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With Chainsaw

A 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.

08/22/2013

Blood stains the SUV and driveway where a man attacked a longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw. (Credit: CBS)

Man Attacks Neighbor With Chainsaw In Washington Heights

The two men – who have been neighbors for about 30 years – were arguing around 1 a.m. near 103rd and Carpenter streets when one of them picked up a chainsaw.

08/21/2013

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6 Dead, 28 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened a few minutes before 10 p.m. Sunday night in the Washington Heights neighborhood.

08/19/2013

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