A 60-year-old man was shot and stabbed to death Monday night in the West Town neighborhood, and the 1-year-old girl he was babysitting was found safe at a relative’s home.
About 11 p.m., officers conducting a traffic stop in the 5100 block of South Wood saw two males exchanging gunfire from opposite sides of the street, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Police have found two children who went missing from the West Englewood neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.
A 36-year-old man who was shot in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood died about an hour later, after he was rushed to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.
Police said they believe an assault-style rifle with a high-capacity magazine was used in the attack, which they believe was gang-related.
The 14-year-old girl was walking south on Wood Street from Archer Avenue when a vehicle pulled along side her and a man began talking to her and asked for her phone number and address.
Two people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.
At least 12 people have been wounded in shootings in the city — mainly in the South, West and Near West sides — since Friday. The shooting victims, one of whom was critically wounded, have all been male, between 14 and 49 years old.
Gunfire over the weekend left three men dead and at least 26 others wounded, from Portage Park to Auburn-Gresham.
Three men are dead and at least 23 other people wounded from gun violence across the city since Friday night.
It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.
A high-speed chase with Chicago Police ended Tuesday morning with four people hospitalized, including children.
Two teenage boys were shot and wounded Wednesday morning in a vacant lot in the Englewood neighborhood.
The Englewood community came together Tuesday night to support a 13-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted on the way to school.
Police hope a new sketch will help them catch the man who attacked and sexually assaulted a young girl in broad daylight in the West Englewood neighborhood.
Someone fired shots at police officers Friday afternoon as they tried to serve a warrant in the West Englewood neighborhood.
At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.
The search continues for a man suspected of a murder in South Bend, Ind., after a car linked to the case was found in Chicago.
A man was shot and killed Saturday morning in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Seven people were seriously injured in a two-car crash overnight near the United Center.