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Chicago Rapper “Blood Money” Slain In West Englewood

Mario Hess – who also went by the stage names Blood Money and Big Glo – was shot in the chest outside his family’s home in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth Street around 9:30 p.m.

04/10/2014

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Businessman Shot Over The Weekend Had Been Collecting Rent

Herbert L. Goode was shot multiple times on Saturday afternoon in the 2300 block of West 57th Street outside an industrial building he owned in West Englewood. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

03/03/2014

Nine-year-old Heavenly Davis (left) and 11-year-old Demeco Osborne (right) were reported missing on Sunday. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Kids Missing From West Englewood Found Safe

Police have found two children who went missing from the West Englewood neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.

02/10/2014

George Patterson (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

DNA Evidence Links Man To 2009 Homicide

George Patterson, 51, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street, faces one count of murder in connection to the Aug. 9, 2009 incident.

01/09/2014

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1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Shootings On Christmas Eve, Christmas Day

The most recent non-fatal shooting occurred Wednesday evening when two teens were wounded in a drive-by shooting in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

12/26/2013

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Father Charged With Killing Infant Son

A West Englewood man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Friday for allegedly killing his 28-day-old son on Halloween.

12/06/2013

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Kidnapping Victim Found Slain In West Englewood

Sources said the man’s friend was found shot to death in a stairwell less than two miles away last week, and authorities believe the deaths are related.

11/13/2013

An 18-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while walking home near 63rd and Marshfield on Monday. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Raped Near CTA Stop In West Englewood

Police said the attack happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday, near the Green Line station at 63rd Street and Ashland Avenue.

11/12/2013

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3 Dead, 4 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

The youngest person wounded was a boy thought to be 5 or 6, who was shot in the shoulder about 5:40 p.m. near 56th and Mozart streets.

11/07/2013

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2 Dead, 2 Wounded In West Englewood Shooting

The four men were sitting in a vehicle in the 1400 block of West 73rd Place when two gunmen opened fire on them about 6:20 p.m.

11/06/2013

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Man Found Dead With Head Trauma In West Englewood

The man, thought to be about 18-20 years old, was found dead in a back stairwell in the 6500 block of South Bishop Street.

11/04/2013

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Infant Dies From Child Abuse In West Englewood

A Friday autopsy determined Demari Brown died from multiple blunt force injuries and child abuse, and the death was ruled a homicide,

09/27/2013

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Chicago Not Actually ‘Murder Capital’ Of, Well, Anything

Thanks to recent headlines, you’d think the FBI rolled out the red carpet and handed Chicago a beautiful, hand-engraved (in cursive!) plaque that reads Murderiest Murder City in Murderland. In reality, the FBI did no such thing. Here’s a closer look at the FBI’s statistics and how they do and do not relate to homicides in Chicago

09/26/2013

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4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

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

09/23/2013

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Two Wounded In West Englewood Shooting

They victims, both males of unknown age, were shot about 12:30 p.m. in the 7200 block of South Paulina Street.

09/10/2013

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1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Separate South Side Shootings

Dwan Long was fatally shot in the chest when two men walked up and one of them opened fire about 8:05 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Avalon Avenue.

08/29/2013

Tythia Thigpen is accused of beating a Chicago police officer with a baseball bat, as the officer was trying to stop a brawl in West Englewood on Aug. 24, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Beating Cop With Baseball Bat

Tythia Thigpen was charged with attacking the officer as he exited his police cruiser to break up a street fight in the West Englewood neighborhood on Saturday.

08/28/2013

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Man Critically Hurt In West Englewood Shooting

A man was critically hurt in a shooting in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side Wednesday night.

08/21/2013

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1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Overnight

No one was in custody for any of the shootings Tuesday morning.

08/20/2013

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Man Shot And Killed In West Englewood

Lenardo Allison, 26, was found with a fatal gunshot wound to the head in a parking lot near 62nd Street and Ashland Avenue.

08/20/2013

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