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Police: Man Tried To Lure Girl Into Truck, Exposed Himself In West Lawn

The 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.

09/10/2014

Police inspect a vehicle that was shot by an off-duty officer while pursuing a suspected burglar early Thursday in the 6500 block of South Pulaski Road. (Photo from NVP News Video)

Off-Duty Cop Shoots At Car Burglary Suspect In West Lawn

The 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.

12/12/2013

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Man Attempts To Sexually Assault Teenage Girl In West Lawn

A man attempted to sexually assault a teenage girl at gunpoint Monday morning in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

06/17/2013

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Man In Critical Condition After West Lawn Shooting

A man is in critical condition following a shooting early Sunday in the West Lawn neighborhood.

06/02/2013

An apparent gas explosion leveled a home in the 6600 block of South Keating Avenue around 6:45 a.m. on Nov. 13, 2011. Two people were critically hurt and a third was also hospitalized. (Credit: Steve Miller, WBBM)

2 Critically Injured In House Explosion On Southwest Side

A house was flattened in an explosion early Sunday morning in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side and two people were critically hurt.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2011