Man Gets 55 Years For Fatal Shooting Last Year In West Garfield ParkAlexander Scott, 31, was found guilty of first-degree murder on Feb. 12 after a bench trial before Judge Charles Burns, according to Cook County court records.
Seven Injured In Monday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a 16-year-old girl was injured in a Brighton Park neighborhood shooting on the Southwest Side. She was walking on the sidewalk in the 3700 block of South Albany Avenue about 10:45 p.m. when a gunman got out of a dark-colored car and fired shots at her, according to Chicago Police.
1 Dead, 4 Wounded In Thursday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened about 10:35 a.m. in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. Lee M. Fields, 33, was found in the 4400 block of West Monroe Street with two gunshot wounds to the lower abdomen, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Police: Man Shot And Killed In West Garfield ParkAbout 10:35 a.m., the man was found in the 4400 block of West Monroe Street with a gunshot wound to the torso, police News Affairs Officer Bari Lemmon said.
Police: Man Tried To Kidnap 13-Year-Old Girl In West Garfield Parkhicago Police are searching for a man who tried to kidnap a 13-year-old girl last week in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.
9 Wounded In Chicago Shootings TuesdayMost recently, a man was shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 45-year-old was driving in the 4500 block of West Lake about 10:10 p.m. when someone in an SUV shot him in the left arm, according to Chicago Police. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized.
Police Warn Of West Side BurglariesIn the four burglaries, the suspect forced into a residence and took televisions, computers, cash, jewelry, and personal items, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
6 Killed, 28 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the West Side Austin neighborhood. Rashad Stokes, 29, was standing on the sidewalk in the 4800 block of West Madison about 1:30 a.m. when a male walked up and fired shots, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Human Bones Found In West Garfield ParkTwo bones discovered in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Monday afternoon are human and appear to be from an adult, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Shot In West Garfield ParkAbout 11:30 p.m., the 26-year-old was walking in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.
1 Killed, 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoOne man was fatally shot and another wounded in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Tuesday afternoon. About 3:15 p.m., the 24-year-old men were sitting in a vehicle in the 4400 block of West Maypole when someone walked up, fired into the car and ran away, according to Chicago Police.
Boy, 16, Shot In West Garfield ParkAbout 7:50 p.m., the teen was talking to another person in the 4000 block of West Monroe Street when the person shot him in the buttocks, police said.