Two In Custody After Police Chase, Crash In West LawnTwo suspects were taken into custody Thursday afternoon after they sped away from Chicago Police officers attempting to question them in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Teen, Man Found Dead In West LawnThe bodies were discovered about 4:15 p.m. inside a home in the 4100 block of West 63rd Street, police said. The 17-year-old boy and the 28-year-old man were both shot and pronounced dead at the scene.
Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Truck, Exposed Himself In West LawnThe girl was with her grandmother about 3:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Marquette Road, when the man attempted to lure her into a black four-door pickup truck, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Off-Duty Cop Shoots At Car Burglary Suspect In West LawnThe off-duty officer saw a 21-year-old man attempting to break into a vehicle at West 65th Street and South Pulaski Road about 12:15 a.m.
Man Attempts To Sexually Assault Teenage Girl In West LawnA man attempted to sexually assault a teenage girl at gunpoint Monday morning in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Man In Critical Condition After West Lawn Shooting A man is in critical condition following a shooting early Sunday in the West Lawn neighborhood.
2 Critically Injured In House Explosion On Southwest SideA house was flattened in an explosion early Sunday morning in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side and two people were critically hurt.