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A West Pullman homeowner stabbed and killed an intruder who had broken into his garage overnight. (Credit: CBS)

Homeowner Kills Intruder In West Pullman

An intruder attacked the homeowner with a hammer in the man’s garage, and the homeowner stabbed the burglar with a knife.


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3 Killed, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

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.


Two brothers -- 38-year-old Leandre Cooper and 35-year-old Demetrius Cooper -- were found shot to death in a car in the West Pullman neighborhood, just blocks from their mom's house. (Credit: CBS)

Brothers Slain In West Pullman After Leaving Family Gathering

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.


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1 Dead, 17 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday

The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.


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Man Shot To Death In West Pullman Garage

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.


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Man Critically Wounded In West Pullman Shooting

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.


Seven-year-old Christian Lyles (left) and 5-year-old Jaden Donald were critically wounded in separate shootings on July 4 and 5, respectively. Both were out with their family at city parks to celebrate the holiday. (Photos supplied to CBS)

Two Boys, 5 And 7, Among Victims Of Holiday Gun Violence

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.


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City Moves To Fix West Pullman Eyesore

A woman in West Pullman says she’s fed up with what she calls a health hazard and dumping ground in her community.


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15-Year-Old Wounded In West Pullman Shooting

The teen was shot in the arm and leg in the 12000 block of South Perry Avenue about 10:15 p.m.


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3 Rescued From Suspected Arson Fire In West Pullman

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.


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One Arrested After Shootout With Police In West Pullman

Suspects allegedly shot at police after officers after responded to a call of shots fired, and found a gunfight already in progress among several people.


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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Separate Far South Side Shootings

One man was killed and another wounded in two shootings that happened about the same time just a few blocks apart from each other Wednesday afternoon in the Far South Side West Pullman neighborhood.


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Tenant Shoots, Kills Man Who Tried To Break Into Apartment

A resident of a Far South Side West Pullman area apartment fatally shot a man who allegedly tried to break into the apartment early Sunday.


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Girl, 15, Shot In West Pullman

Police said the girl was at her boyfriend’s home when someone ran up to the porch where they were sitting and shot her.


A huge sinkhole opened up on South Side on Thursday. (Credit:Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio

Two Weeks Later, West Pullman Sinkhole Bigger Than Ever

Like the hole itself, it grew into a bigger job than first thought. Tonight, the hole is bigger than ever, the sewer smell worse than ever, and the residents are being told it will take at least a couple more weeks.


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Man Dies After Being Shot, Crashing Car Into Garage

A male driver crashed into a garage on the South Side after being shot in the chest early Friday.


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South Side Man Charged With Killing Wisconsin Man In Town For Funeral

A West Pullman teen has been charged with the slaying more than a year ago of a man outside a South Side nightclub.


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1 Dead, 1 Hurt After Brothers Targeted In Shooting

Gunfire erupted in the West Pullman neighborhood Wednesday night, killing one man while leaving his younger brother with a gunshot wound to the leg.


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Police: One Dead, One Seriously Hurt In West Pullman Shooting

One man was killed and another seriously hurt in a shooting in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side Wednesday night, police said


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1 Seriously Hurt, 7 Displaced After West Pullman Fire

One person was seriously injured during a fire early Friday that left seven people displaced from their home in the West Pullman neighborhood on the South Side.