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3 Teens Among 4 Shot In Washington Park

About 4:45 p.m., the four were approached by gunmen in the vestibule of a building in the 5700 block of South Michigan Avenue, police said. The gunmen opened fire and ran away.

12/16/2014

Chicago firefighters pick through the wreckage of a collapsed building Sunday in Washington Park. (Chicago Fire Department)

Two Women Rescued From Building Collapse

Firefighters swarmed the property at 58th Street and Calumet Avenue around 7 p.m. after reports of an explosion, and they pulled two women from the flattened property.

11/23/2014

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6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Thursday

At least six people were wounded in shootings across the city Thursday. Most recently, a man was shot in the left foot in the Pilsen neighborhood.

10/31/2014

Authorities investigate after a fatal police-involved shooting near Washington Park early Sunday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Suspect In Washington Park

-An investigation is underway after Chicago Police shot and killed a 26-year-old man who pointed a gun at officers overnight.

10/12/2014

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Activists Want Dyett To Become Green Technology School

Activists have said they are not giving up the fight to save a Washington Park neighborhood high school, but Chicago Public Schools officials have suggested the battle is pretty much over.

08/28/2014

A Chicago police sergeant was hospitalized after his unmarked squad car made contact with an oncoming vehicle, then crashed into a pole. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Sergeant Injured In Washington Park Crash

A Chicago police officer was recovering at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, after a crash that left him pinned inside his cruiser late Wednesday night.

07/10/2014

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3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting occurred Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

05/29/2014

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1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Across City On Tuesday

A man was shot and killed during a carjacking Tuesday night in the Ashburn neighborhood on the South Side.

05/28/2014

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Boy Shot In Washington Park

A boy was shot in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood Tuesday night.

05/27/2014

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4 Dead, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatality happened early Sunday in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. Corey Brownlee, 32, was shot in the chest about 2:40 a.m. in the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue.

04/14/2014

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1 Dead, 19 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The lone fatality occurred Friday afternoon in the Grand Boulevard neighborhood on the South Side.

03/31/2014

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Man Hospitalized After Washington Park Fire

The fire broke out about 11:50 p.m. in the top floor of a four-floor apartment building in the 6200 block of South King Drive.

12/10/2013

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Four Hurt In Washington Park Shooting

Three men and a teenager were hurt in a drive-by shooting in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side late Friday.

09/28/2013

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Girl, 16, Shot In Washington Heights Park

A 16-year-old girl was shot Saturday night at a park in the South Side Washington Heights neighborhood.

09/22/2013

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Man In 60s Killed In Washington Park Shooting

A person of interest is being questioned in connection with the shooting death of a 67-year-old man in the Washington Park neighborhood Tuesday morning.

09/17/2013

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Teen Returns To Scene Of Fight, Shoots Wrong Boy Dead

A teenage boy involved in Monday fight outside a Washington Park home returned for blood two days later, fatally shooting one boy standing and wounding another.

09/06/2013

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Children Walking To School Report Being Chased By Man With Gun

A man armed with a gun attempted to lure three children who were walking to school on the South Side on Friday, school officials said.

09/06/2013

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Bicyclyst Opens Fire, Killing One Boy, Wounding Another

A gunman who opened fire while pedaling past a Washington Park neighborhood home killed a teenage boy and wounded another Wednesday evening.

09/05/2013

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.

08/26/2013

A city worker installs a speed camera near Gompers Park. (Credit: CBS)

City To Install First Speed Cameras Near 4 Parks

Special cameras will begin issuing warnings to speeders near four city parks as early as late next week. Actual ticketing won’t be far behind.

08/10/2013

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