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3 Dead, At Least 5 Wounded In Weekend Violence

Three people have been killed and at least another five wounded in gun violence throughout Chicago this weekend.


Cicero Avenue Shots Fired

Gunman Opens Fire On Officers On West Side

A gunman opened fire at Chicago Police officers overnight on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

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Girl Shot In Stomach On West Side

A girl suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen in a shooting Friday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, fire officials said.


Donta Gooden, 19, was found stabbed to death in the 4800 block of West Jackson Boulevard on Aug. 14, 2012. (Photo supplied to CBS)

Transgender Woman Found Stabbed To Death On West Side

For the second time in four months, a transgender woman has been killed on the West Side.


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Copper Thieves Strike HIV/AIDS Service Center; Patients High And Dry

Services have been all but shut down at an HIV/AIDS service center on the city’s West Side for the past two weeks, after vandals stole copper from the building and left it without electricity or air conditioning.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

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Man Shot In The Head On West Side

A man was shot in the head Wednesday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.


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2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun Violence

Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

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Woman In Coma After Hit-And-Run On West Side

A 52-year-old woman was trying to cross a West Side street when she was hit by a car that didn’t stop. Now she’s fighting for her life, hospitalized in critical condition.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2012

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1 Dead, 2 Wounded In West Garfield Park Shooting

One man was killed and two others critically injured in a shooting Monday afternoon in the West Side West Garfield Park neighborhood.


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At Least 6 Injured By Gunfire Across Chicago Overnight

Gunfire rang out on every side of Chicago overnight, leaving at least six people injured.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

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Man Charged With Impersonating Alderman In Scheme To Raise Money

A West Garfield Park neighborhood man apparently believed he looked enough like an alderman – or that enough people had no clue what the alderman in question looked like – to go around impersonating the city lawmaker.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2012

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Community Rallies After Transgender Woman’s Murder

Community groups are rallying for answers after a transgender woman was found shot and killed on the city’s West Side earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

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Male-To-Female Transgender Person Found Shot To Death In West Garfield Park

Police say a male-to-female transgender person was found shot and killed on the city’s West Side Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

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Teen Shot In Foot On West Side

A teen was hospitalized early Sunday after he was shot in the foot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.


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Utter Chaos Erupts At Overcrowded West Side Nightclub

Police discovered complete chaos when they were called to a West Side bar early Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

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Wheaton Man Found Dead In West Side Gangway

Police are hoping an autopsy Thursday morning will help them determine how a Wheaton man wound up dead in a gangway on Chicago’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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Man Shot, Wounded On West Side

A man was shot and wounded overnight on Cicero Avenue on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

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4 Hurt After Driver Resists Carjacker, Crashes

Four people were hurt Thursday night during an attempted carjacking on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

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One Dead, 3 Wounded In West Side Shooting

A 34-year-old man is dead, and three other men in their 40s were wounded, during a Tuesday morning shooting in the Garfield Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

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Cops Save Wedding By Recovering Stolen Car, Wedding Dress

The bride wore white as an Iowa couple marched down the aisle as scheduled in Chicago Saturday, but it almost didn’t happen that way.

WBBM Newsradio–12/11/2011