Man Dies Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot After Barricading Himself In Lowden HomesA man died of suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Tuesday afternoon after barricading himself into an apartment in the Lowden Homes development.
Man Charged With April Slaying Of Simeon Football PlayerKenneth K. Jackson, 31, is charged with first-degree murder, murder during commission of a felony, and mob action, all felonies, in connection with the death of 16-year-old Michael Flournoy III, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
16-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted At Gunpoint In Calumet HeightsThe attacker is said to be between 19 and 23. Police said the man approached the girl as she walked east on 93rd Street at Cornell Avenue, made small talk for several minutes, then pulled out a handgun and forced her into an alley near 93rd Street and East End Avenue, where the attack occurred.
Baby Falls From Window On South SideThe child fell from a building in the 700 block of East 93rd Street about 7:15 p.m.
Simeon Students Shocked At Football Player's SlayingMichael Flournoy III, 16, a sophomore who was on the football and wrestling teams at Simeon, was shot and killed near a relative's house Saturday night.
Hickory Hills Police Officers Injured In CrashThe two Hickory Hills police officers were in a squad car in the 7800 block of West 93rd Street about 1 a.m. when a woman driving a 2014 Audi without headlights on veered into their vehicle.
5 Children Among 10 Hurt In Calumet Heights Bus CrashThe crash happened about 4 p.m. near the intersection of 93rd Street and Jeffery Boulevard.
1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Washington Heights ShootingThe shooting happened about 9:53 p.m. near 93rd and Elizabeth streets.
Firefighter Hurt In Burnside Apartment FireA fire department lieutenant suffered neck and shoulder pain after being struck by roof debris from the fire.
2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings OvernightTwo people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded by gunfire across Chicago since Tuesday evening.
Woman Shot While Carrying Daughter Near Elementary SchoolA woman carrying her 2-year-old daughter in her arms was shot outside her home in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, as kids were leaving school less than a block away.
Pilot Hurt When Plane Flips While Landing On LakefrontA small experimental airplane flipped over on its roof while making an emergency landing along the lakefront on the Far South Side on Sunday.
3 Women Wounded By Shotgun Fire In Calumet HeightsThree women are recovering after being wounded by shotgun fire in the South Side’s Calumet Heights neighborhood Monday evening.
Boy Who Died Was Accidentally Shot By SiblingA 14-year-old boy is dead, after being shot accidentally by a sibling at his Far South Side home.