West Pullman

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Man Charged With Whipping Boy With Electric Cord

A 13-year-old boy who failed to bring a parent to a parent-teacher conference at his school last May was whipped with an electric cord by an “angry” family member, prosecutors alleged in court Sunday.

10/20/2014

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1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Monday Shootings

A man was killed and a teenager was critically wounded Monday morning in a Back of the Yards neighborhood shooting on the South Side.

08/26/2014

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7 Wounded In Citywide Shootings On Wednesday

The latest shooting happened about 11 p.m., when two men were wounded in a drive-by attack in the Gresham neighborhood.

08/14/2014

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Man Shot And Killed In West Pullman

The man, 20, was shot shortly after 2 a.m. near 116th Street and Stewart Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said. Witnesses told police they heard five or six shots and saw two males running away from the scene of the shooting.

08/12/2014

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1 Dead, 8 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Early Thursday morning, a 39-year-old man was fatally shot at a gas station in the Far South Side West Pullman neighborhood.

07/25/2014

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Man Fatally Shot In West Pullman

The man, who is in his 20s, was walking in the 11600 block of South Michigan Avenue about 3:15 a.m. when a male approached on foot and fired multiple shots

07/24/2014

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Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.

07/18/2014

A Chicago Fire Department paramedic uses a special canine mask to provide oxygen to Patchy, one of two dogs rescued from a burning home in West Pullman on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Firefighters Save 2 Dogs From West Pullman Fire

Flames were shooting out the window of a home near 117th Place and Lowe Avenue around 12:15 a.m. when firefighters first arrived. The homeowners were not at home, but someone told firefighters there were two dogs inside, trapped in a back room

06/26/2014

Three people were seriously hurt when a vehicle crashed into a building at 119th and Eggleston early Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

3 Seriously Hurt When Car Slams Into West Pullman Building

The vehicle was driven in to a building near 119th Street and Eggleston Avenue about 5:10 a.m.

06/18/2014

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Guardian Angels Assist In Search For West Pullman Rapist

The suspect attacked each woman from behind, and showed or implied he had a handgun. He covered each victim’s head with a piece of clothing, and forced them into a vehicle, where he raped them.

05/21/2014

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12 Shot Across Chicago Since Monday Afternoon

At least 12 people — including two teenage boys — have been wounded in shootings on the South and West Sides since Monday afternoon.

05/13/2014

A man and a woman were shot early Tuesday in the 0 – 100 block of East 121st Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man And Woman Shot In West Pullman

About 1:35 a.m., the two were passengers in a vehicle in the 0 – 100 block of East 121st Street, when they were shot by at least one offender from another vehicle, police said.

05/13/2014

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15-Year-Old Boy Shot To Death In West Pullman

Vaughn Holeman was shot in the chest and under the arm about 3:40 p.m. in the 200 block of West 116th Street, less than a mile from his home in the 400 block of West 115th Street.

05/12/2014

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15-Year-Old Boy Shot To Death In West Pullman

A 15-year-old boy was killed Sunday afternoon in a West Pullman neighborhood shooting on the Far South Side.

05/11/2014

Leonore Draper (courtesy: Christina Isherwood)

Family ‘Stunned’ After Woman Fatally Shot Returning From Anti-Violence Fundraiser

The family of a West Pullman woman killed Friday night outside her home says they are “stunned” by her death – and they’re planning a vigil this next Friday evening in the neighborhood.

04/28/2014

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4 Dead, 35 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Sunday in the Logan Square neighborhood, where a 21-year-old woman was gunned down while riding in a car on Fullerton Avenue near Kedzie Boulevard.

04/28/2014

Leonore Draper (courtesy: Christina Isherwood)

Woman Attended Anti-Violence Fundraiser Before Being Fatally Shot

Thirty-two-year-old Leonore Draper was shot in the arm and chest inside a car in the West Pullman neighborhood on Friday night.

04/26/2014

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Two Men Shot In West Pullman

Both men, 25 and 29, were at the corner of West 116th Place and South Peoria Street when they were shot about 1:30 a.m.

04/25/2014

Protective glass encases the counter at a Subway near 116th and South Halsted. (Credit: Dave Savini)

Bulletproof Subways A Sign Of Violent Times?

While out on an unrelated assignment, CBS 2 investigative reporter Dave Savini decided to stop by a South Side Subway sandwich shop for a meal.

04/24/2014

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Teen Charged With Shooting 14-Year-Old In West Pullman

Henry Jackson is charged as an adult with one felony count each of aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm and attempted first degree murder, according to Cook County State’s Attorney’s office spokeswoman Tandra Simonton.

04/17/2014

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