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Mom Charged With Leaving Baby Alone In Building

Johnetta Smith, 24, of the 5800 block of South Wolcott Avenue, was charged with one felony count of child abandonment after leaving her 1-year-old daughter in a vestibule of an apartment building Friday night.

03/26/2014

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Four Hurt In South Side Crash

Four people were hospitalized after a domestic dispute turned into a car chase that ended in a crash in Englewood early Friday.

02/07/2014

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2 Firefighters Among 3 Hurt In Ravenswood Fire

Crews were called to the fire in a three-story brick building in the 4400 block of North Wolcott Avenue shortly before 11 p.m.

09/16/2013

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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.

08/06/2013

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Two Wounded Minutes Apart In South Side Shootings

A man and woman were injured minutes apart in two separate shootings on the South Side late Monday.

08/06/2013

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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.

07/29/2013

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Eight Wounded In Citywide Gun Violence

The most recent shooting occurred in South Chicago, when two people were wounded by gunfire in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 6:35 a.m.

07/18/2013

Firefighters battle a blaze at Lillie's Q restaurant in Bucktown on March 15, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Closes Popular Bucktown BBQ Restaurant

A late-night fire believed to have started in a hot water heater in the basement significantly damaged a popular Bucktown barbecue restaurant, and apartments located above.

03/15/2013

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Two Police-Involved Shootings In Past 24 Hours

Police shot an armed man who allegedly pointed a gun at them early Wednesday, shortly after he also pulled a gun on his stepfather at an Englewood home, according to a police union official. It was the second police involved shooting in a 24-hour period.

12/26/2012

Chicago police investigate after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed near 47th Street and Wolcott Avenue on Aug. 21, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

15-Year-Old Boy Killed In South Side Shooting

A 15-year-old boy was killed in a shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side on Tuesday afternoon.

08/21/2012

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Overnight Shootings In Chicago Leave 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

Gunfire left one man dead and another wounded just after midnight in the South Shore neighborhood, and five others were wounded across the city in the overnight hours.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2012

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Suspect In West Englewood Shooting Found Hiding In Attic

Police are crediting the cooperation of neighbors, as well as the keen ears and efforts of investigators, in leading to the arrest of a man wanted for the shooting of another man early Saturday in the West Englewood neighborhood.

07/22/2012

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Burglars Strike Homes In Ukrainian Village

Chicago Police are warning residents of the Ukrainian Village neighborhood about a series of burglaries this month.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2012

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2 Dead, At Least 24 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two people have been killed, and at least 24 other people — one of them a 12-year-old girl — have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon.

05/06/2012

Wolcott Avenue Shooting

5 Shot, Wounded In West Englewood

The heavy rain overnight didn’t stop gunfire from ringing out in some parts of the city, including one incident in the West Englewood neighborhood that left five people wounded.

CBS Chicago–05/04/2012

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At Least 10 Dead, Dozens Wounded In Weekend Violence

A bizarre weekend where the high exceeded 80 degrees also brought a rash of violence across Chicago, which left at least 10 people dead and some 40 others wounded.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2012

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1 Dead, 4 Wounded In Thursday Evening Shootings

One person was killed, and four more were injured, in a rash of shootings Thursday evening on the city’s South and West sides.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2011

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Sentence Coming For Man Involved In Pizzeria Manager’s Murder

A man convicted in the murder of a Near West Side pizzeria manager will learn his fate Tuesday.

07/26/2011

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Man Dead After Englewood Shooting

A man is dead after a shooting on Sunday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

07/04/2011

Gabriel Contreras, Anthony Collazo

Man To Be Sentenced In Pizzeria Owner’s Murder

A man is set to be sentenced Monday in the 2008 murder of a pizzeria owner whom the man thought was part of a rival gang.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

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