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Man Wanted For Woodlawn Kidnapping Attempt

Two children were walking to school near the 6100 block of South Rhodes Avenue on Monday morning, when a man apparently tried to lure them into his car.


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Tribute Concert For Late Pastor, Gospel Music Legend Hayes

Dr. Charles Hayes, who led the choir at Cosmopolitan Church of Prayer in the Woodlawn neighborhood for more than 55 years, was one of the longest-serving pastors in Chicago history.


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Two Men Shot In Woodlawn

About 8:40 p.m., two men — ages 37 and 43 — were walking on the sidewalk in the in the 1500 block of East 67th Street when two male suspects exited a red sedan and fired shots at the men.


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Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Slain In Drive-By

About 8:20 p.m., the 14-year-old boy was walking with two other people in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue when a white van drove up and someone inside fired shots.


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1 Dead, 7 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Marquise Harris was fatally shot late Saturday by a friend of his girlfriend after the couple argued at a gathering in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.


The building in the 6200 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue where a 16-year-old was fatally shot. (Credit: NVP News)

Teen Shot, Killed After Argument With Girlfriend At Woodlawn Gathering

A 16-year-old boy was fatally shot late Saturday by a friend of his girlfriend after the couple argued at a gathering in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.


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Man Shot In Woodlawn Neighborhood

A 20-year-old man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after he was shot in the Woodlawn neighborhood Saturday afternoon.


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Man Charged With DUI In Fatal Woodlawn Crash

Kevin P. Crawley was driving a 1999 white Infiniti sedan west on 63rd when he ran a red light, and collided with a 2002 Nissan traveling south on Woodlawn with a green light.


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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Woodlawn Crash

Alcohol and drugs may have played a role in a traffic crash that left a woman dead and two other people injured in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood early Sunday, police said.



One Dead, Two Wounded In Kenwood Shooting

A Calumet City man was killed and two others were wounded Wednesday afternoon during a gang-related shooting in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood.


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Man Fatally Shot On Street In Woodlawn

A man was fatally shot Monday morning in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.


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Man Shot In Woodlawn

A man was shot in the Woodlawn neighborhood 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.



CeaseFire Shutting Down 2 Offices As City Funding Dries Up

Former CeaseFire director Tio Hardiman claimed, over the year the group received funding from the city, murders were down 100 percent in two police beats in Woodlawn.


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Emanuel Wants To Rename Stony Island For Civil Rights Leader Brazier

One of the most widely used streets on the South Side could be in for a big change.


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Two Men Shot In Woodlawn

The two were standing on the sidewalk in the 6000 block of South Champlain Avenue about 10:40 p.m. when a black van drove by and opened fire on them.


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8 Dead, 25 Wounded In Shootings Over Labor Day Weekend

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 8 p.m. Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.


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Police: Male Shot Dead In Woodlawn

A male was killed in a Monday afternoon shooting in the Woodlawn neighborhood, police said.


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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

A man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.


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Teen Wounded In Woodlawn Shooting

He was shot in the leg shortly before 9 p.m. in the 600 block of East 62nd Street.