A massive sinkhole opened up overnight in the West Pullman neighborhood, swallowing part of a street and adjoining parkway.
Bobby Pruitt-Williams was standing in the 12100 block of South Union Avenue when a gunman approached and shot him in the head about 12:10 a.m.
LeTroy Fields, 34, was charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with the attack in the 11600 block of South Harvard Avenue.
One man is dead and another was wounded following a Saturday afternoon shooting in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.
The most recent fatal shooting happened about 8 p.m. Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
A man was found shot dead in his West Pullman neighborhood home on the South Side Sunday morning.
All students were safely evacuated from Higgins Elementary School at 11710 S. Morgan St.
The first shooting of the evening happened about 7:15 p.m. Thursday, when two men were shot while at a stoplight in the South Side Calumet Heights neighborhood.
A 29-year-old man was riding a bike in the 0-100 block of East 120th Place about 8:45 p.m. when an unknown shooter approached on foot, opened fire, and fled.
The two were in a gray Chevrolet Impala when bullets started to fly in the 800 block of West 122nd Street about 12:05 a.m.
An intruder attacked the homeowner with a hammer in the man’s garage, and the homeowner stabbed the burglar with a knife.
Three men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.
The victims were found in a late model Dodge Charger, parked in the 100 block of East 120th Street, around the corner from their mother’s house, just hours after leaving a family gathering.
The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Police called to the 11600 block of South Laflin Street about 8 p.m. found the body of 32-year-old Carl L. Blackman dead in the garage with multiple gunshot wounds.
bout 11:25 p.m. the man was in the 100 block of East 117th Place when he was shot in the chest, backside, and arm.
Dozens of people have been shot this long holiday weekend, including two boys who were just trying to enjoy family parties for the 4th of July.
A woman in West Pullman says she’s fed up with what she calls a health hazard and dumping ground in her community.
The teen was shot in the arm and leg in the 12000 block of South Perry Avenue about 10:15 p.m.
Two adults and a child were rescued from a home in West Pullman, after being trapped by a fire officials believe was a case of arson.