Crowd Gathers For Vigil For 14-Year-Old Girl Who Was Shot, Critically Wounded In Back Of The YardsA crowd gathered for a vigil in Back of the Yards Thursday night, praying for a 14-year-old girl who was shot the evening before and condemning the violence that left her seriously hurt.
Girl, 14, Shot And Critically Wounded In Back Of The YardsA 14-year-old girl was shot and critically wounded Wednesday evening in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Family Of 12-Year-Old Erica Gibson Says Girl Who Accidentally Shot Her Dead In Hazel Crest Had Earlier Posed With Long Gun In Social Media VideoWhile police said there would be no charges against the teenage girl who accidentally shot and killed 12-year-old Erica Gibson in Hazel Crest this past weekend, the case is not closed.
Girl, 14, Shot In Hand In Auburn ParkA 14-year-old girl was shot in the hand in the Auburn Park neighborhood late Sunday.
Rideshare Driver Says She Was Carjacked, Attacked By 14-Year-Old Girl Now Charged In Multiple CarjackingsAuthorities say a 14-year-old girl was behind at least four carjackings in Chicago.
Investigators Probe Shooting That Left Man Dead, 14-Year-Old Girl Wounded In Chicago LawnPolice on Saturday were investigating a shooting that left a man dead and a 14-year-old girl wounded in Chicago Lawn.
Teenage Girl Was Stabbed To Death Trying To Break Up Fight That Started On Facebook, Mom SaysA high school sophomore was stabbed to death in Englewood this week, while her mother said she was trying to break up a fight.
14-Year-Old Girl Stabbed To Death, 2 Others Injured In Attack In EnglewoodA 14-year-old girl is dead, and another girl was injured in a stabbing in Englewood Wednesday evening.
Boy, 15, Charged With Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old Girl In Little VillageA 15-year-old boy has been charged with accidentally shooting a 14-year-old girl in Little Village this weekend.
Deacon Allegedly Kissed Girl, 14; Gave Her Kama Sutra BookA 66-year-old man Cook County prosecutors described as a “member of the clergy” allegedly gave a minor a copy of the Kama Sutra and said he kissed her because she was “shy” and he “wanted her to be more confident.”
Endia Martin's Death Exposes Entrenched Chicago ViolenceWhen a 14-year-old Chicago girl was arrested on charges that she shot and killed another 14-year-old Chicago girl, much of the attention centered on how the shooting stemmed from an argument over a boy that was playing out on Facebook.
Charges Dismissed Against Aunt Of Accused Teen KillerProsecutors argued Vandetta Redwood initially told police she was not there when 14-year-old Endia Martin was shot, but a cell phone video obtained by police put her at the scene. Judge Donald Panarese Jr. called the video “choppy” and “poor,” then ruled the state did not meet the burden of proof.
Sixth Person Charged In Murder Of Back Of The Yards TeenPolice said the gun used to kill 14-year-old Endia Martin on Monday passed through the hands of a Streeterville man before it ended up with the alleged shooter’s uncle.
Alleged Shooter's Uncle Charged In Murder Of 14-Year-Old GirlThe uncle of a 14-year-old girl accused of killing a classmate during a fight over a boy has been charged with giving his niece the murder weapon and accompanying her to the fight in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Boy Charged After Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old GirlPolice said the boy was playing with a gun around 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 6500 block of South Green Street, when it accidentally fired, striking the girl.