West Englewood

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Three Wounded In West Englewood Shooting

The men, ages 25, 27 and 34, were involved in an argument with another male about 9:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Throop Street, when the male pulled out a gun and opened fire, police said.

08/22/2014

Shaquise Buckner (courtesy: Katrina Goodwin)

Slain Girl, 16, Was Good Student Who ‘Didn’t Deserve This’: Mother

A witness said at the scene he heard as many as 14 shots. Neighbors said Shaquise Buckner’s companion may have been the intended target.

08/16/2014

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1 Dead, 8 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

A 23-year-old was shot in the head and chest in the 7600 block of South Coles Avenue around 9:20 p.m. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where he later died, police said.

08/15/2014

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1 Dead, 26 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the head about 8:30 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Justine Street on Sunday. The boy, of the 1000 block of West 78th Street, was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

08/11/2014

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1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, where a man was found lying on a sidewalk about 7:35 a.m.

08/07/2014

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1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened about 10 p.m. on the Near West Side. A 17-year-old boy and two men, ages 49 and 18, were standing on a sidewalk in the 200 block of South Western Avenue when a male got out of a dark-colored sedan and opened fire.

07/30/2014

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Elderly Woman Shot While Sitting On Porch In West Englewood

Police said the woman was sitting on a porch in the 5900 block of South Justine Street around 7 p.m., when she heard someone fire shots, and realized she’d been shot.

07/25/2014

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1 Dead, 8 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Early Thursday morning, a 39-year-old man was fatally shot at a gas station in the Far South Side West Pullman neighborhood.

07/25/2014

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1 Dead, 6 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Monday

One man was killed and at least six people, including three teenage boys, were injured in shootings across the city Monday night.

07/22/2014

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Eight Wounded In Shootings Wednesday Evening

Two men were hurt—one critically—in a drive-by shooting in the Rogers Park neighborhood. The men, 23 and 35, were in the 1500 block of West Farwell Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when someone in a dark-colored vehicle drove by and fired shots, police said.

07/17/2014

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4 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Monday in West Englewood. Officers found a man, thought to be in his 50s, unresponsive on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1500 block of West 72nd Street about 12:45 a.m.

07/14/2014

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

Two people were killed and at least eight others were wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides Tuesday, including six people shot in a 18-minute period Tuesday night.

07/09/2014

A 21-year-old woman was killed in a shooting in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on Monday evening. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Slain, 7 Others Shot In Chicago Monday Night

A 19-year-old woman was shot and killed Monday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, and at least seven other people were wounded in various other shootings across the city.

07/08/2014

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At Least 14 Shot Across Chicago Since Thursday Afternoon

The most recent fatal shooting was around 2:30 a.m., when two men were shot in the West Englewood neighborhood. Corey Hudson, 34, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other man was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County in critical condition.

07/04/2014

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Police: 1 Killed, 1 Wounded In West Englewood Shooting

Two men, ages 34 and 35, were standing outside in the 2000 block of West 63rd Street about 2:37 a.m. when a black vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, police said. The vehicle then drove off in an unknown direction.

07/04/2014

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Police: Man Shot And Killed In West Englewood

Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 1:45 a.m. in the 7100 block of South Winchester Avenue found the 19-year-old in the street with gunshot wounds to the head and back.

07/02/2014

Kusanya in swahili roughly means "to gather." (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

Englewood Cafe Succeeds Where The ‘Chicago Political Machine’ Fails

Looking at Kusanya Cafe, which serves great coffee and food and acts as an anchor for the Englewood community, the path to improving Chicago’s impoverished and violence-plagued neighborhoods becomes clear.

06/05/2014

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8 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

The most recent shooting happened about 11:45 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Escanaba Avenue, where a 21-year-old man was driving when someone opened fire, striking the man in the face and back, police said.

05/29/2014

Two homes were damaged by an extra-alarm fire in West Englewood, and a firefighter was hurt putting out the blaze. (Credit: CBS)

Firefighter Hurt While Putting Out West Englewood Fire

The fire started around 9:30 a.m. at a house at 6629 S. Bishop St., and ended up spreading to a house next door. No one was home at either house at the time, but both homes were significantly damaged by the blaze.

04/28/2014

Blood Money, Big Glo

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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