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Police investigate after a man was found dead with multiple gunshot and stab wounds in a Near West Side apartment Monday night. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Slain In West Town, 1-Year-Old Girl Found Safe

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.


A male was shot by Chicago Police and seriously wounded Wednesday night after he opened fire at officers in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police Shoot Man In Back Of The Yards After Witnessing Gunfight

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.


Nine-year-old Heavenly Davis (left) and 11-year-old Demeco Osborne (right) were reported missing on Sunday. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Kids Missing From West Englewood Found Safe

Police have found two children who went missing from the West Englewood neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.


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2 Dead, 22 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Overnight

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.


Chicago police investigate after gunmen opened fire on a basketball court at a park in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, wounding 13 people, including 3-year-old Deonta Howard Jr. (inset) [Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images | Inset photo supplied to CBS]

McCarthy: ‘A Miracle’ No One Died In Shooting That Wounded 13

Police said they believe an assault-style rifle with a high-capacity magazine was used in the attack, which they believe was gang-related.


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Man Tries To Lure Girl Into Vehicle In McKinley Park

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.


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2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun Violence

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.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2012

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At Least 12 Wounded In Shootings This Weekend

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.


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Weekend Gunfire Leaves 3 Dead, 26 Wounded

Gunfire over the weekend left three men dead and at least 26 others wounded, from Portage Park to Auburn-Gresham.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

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3 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Three men are dead and at least 23 other people wounded from gun violence across the city since Friday night.


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5 Teens Among 8 Wounded By Gunfire In Another Violent Night

It was another night of violence across Chicago, with five teenagers among the wounded in eight separate shootings.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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2 Children, 2 Adults Hurt In Crash After Police Chase

A high-speed chase with Chicago Police ended Tuesday morning with four people hospitalized, including children.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012

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Teenage Boys Shot, Wounded In Englewood Vacant Lot

Two teenage boys were shot and wounded Wednesday morning in a vacant lot in the Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

Englewood residents and community activists stage a rally and candlelight vigil a week after a 13-year-old girl was raped on her way to school. (Credit: CBS)

Activists Rally To Support 13-Year-Old Rape Victim In Englewood

The Englewood community came together Tuesday night to support a 13-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted on the way to school.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

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Police Release Sketch After Girl Is Raped In West Englewood

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.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2012

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Shots Fired At Police Serving Warrant In West Englewood

Someone fired shots at police officers Friday afternoon as they tried to serve a warrant in the West Englewood neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

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.


Manuel Clemon, 44, is the subject of a manhunt after his ex-girlfriend was found stabbed to death in South Bend, Ind., on Jan. 18, 2012. (Credit: St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit)

Search Continues For South Bend Murder Suspect

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.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2012

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Man Shot And Killed In Back Of The Yards

A man was shot and killed Saturday morning in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood.


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7 Hurt In Crash Near United Center

Seven people were seriously injured in a two-car crash overnight near the United Center.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2011