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Tyquan Tyler, 13, died after he was shot in the chest a few blocks from his home on June 24, 2012. (Credit: Facebook)

13-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed On South Side

A 13-year-old boy died after being shot early Sunday in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood. police said.

06/24/2012

Pregnant Girl Shot

2 Killed, 5 Shot — Including Pregnant Woman — In Overnight Gun Violence

Two men were killed and five people were wounded – including a 17-year-old pregnant girl – in a rash of shootings late Monday and early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

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Alert Issued After Robbery Of Senior On South Side

Police have issued an alert, with a surveillance photo of a suspect, following the violent robbery of a senior citizen in the lobby of his apartment building in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

06/03/2012

Michael Myrieckes is charged with murder in the shootings of his two roommates -- Avelino Sanchez and Lori Inman -- on May 25, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder Of Roommates

A man has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder after his two roommates were found dead with shotgun wounds to the chest Friday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood, police said.

05/27/2012

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Man In Custody After Roommates Found Dead

Police are questioning a man after his two roommates were found dead Friday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

05/26/2012

Mental Health Protest

Anti-NATO Protesters Join Movement To Reopen Mental Health Clinics

With just two days to go before the NATO Summit begins, protesters are joining forces with the Mental Health Movement in their support to reopen clinics closed by the Emanuel administration.

CBS Chicago–05/18/2012

Woodlawn Avenue Fire

Suspicious Fires Break Out At 2 South Side Residences

The Chicago Police Bomb and Arson Section will be investigating a couple of suspicious overnight South Side fires.

WBBM Newsradio–05/15/2012

Shooting

Pregnant Woman Fatally Shot In South Side Home

A 28-year-old woman who was pregnant was fatally shot in her South Side Woodlawn neighborhood home, which was ransacked, Saturday morning.

05/13/2012

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7 Dead, At Least 21 Wounded In Weekend Violence

Seven people are dead and at least another 21 people have been wounded in acts of violence across the city since Friday afternoon.

05/13/2012

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Police: 3 Killed, 18 Hurt In Shootings Since Friday Afternoon

Three men are dead and at least another 18 people were wounded across the city in gun violence Friday afternoon into Saturday morning.

05/12/2012

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South Side Pastor Files Excessive Force Suit Against City, Cops

A South Side pastor is suing the city and four police officers, claiming they unlawfully detained him and used a racial slur against him at the scene of a shooting this February in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

05/02/2012

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3 Shot Within 2 Hours In Woodlawn Neighborhood

A man was shot in the leg in the Woodlawn neighborhood Saturday evening, two hours before two other shootings took place — one of them fatal — in the same five-block radius.

04/29/2012

Clinic Protest

10 Arrested At Another Demonstration To Save Mental Health Clinic

Ten protesters were arrested Monday night after another protest at the Woodlawn Mental Health Clinic, which is set to close next week.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Mental Health Protest

Police Shut Down Another Protest At Mental Health Clinic

The fight is escalating to save a mental health clinic in the Woodlawn neighborhood, as protesters camp outside in the second high-profile demonstration in a week.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2012

Mental Health Protest

23 Arrested In Protest To Save Mental Health Clinic

Nearly two dozen people were arrested overnight, after a protest at a mental health clinic in the South Side’s Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

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Two Teens Wounded In South Side Shooting

Two teenage boys were wounded in a Woodlawn neighborhood drive-by shooting Monday afternoon on the South Side.

04/09/2012

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Man Dies After Being Shot In Vehicle In Woodlawn

A man is dead after being shot in a vehicle Saturday night in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

03/18/2012

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Police: Man Shot Dead In Woodlawn

A man was fatally shot Tuesday evening in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood, police said.

03/06/2012

Deeldran Jackson, 24, is charged with misdemeanor unlawful use of a weapon and domestic battery after a barricade situation that started on Jan. 20, 2012, in the Woodlawn neighborhood. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged After South Side Barricade Situation

A man involved in a barricade situation that began late Friday inside a Woodlawn residence was ordered held on $100,000 bond Sunday.

01/22/2012

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Three Wounded In Woodlawn Shooting

One man was shot in the face and two other men suffered less serious wounds during a Saturday afternoon shooting in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

01/08/2012

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