After Violent Weekend With 2 Mass Shootings Within About 2 Hours, Concern Grows About Violence During Upcoming July 4th HolidayAt least 77 people were shot and five of them were killed in another violent weekend in Chicago.
11 People Struck, 1 Fatally, In Chicago Lawn Mass Shooting, Officials SayEleven people were struck late Sunday night in a mass shooting in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, officials said.
Owner Ordered To Give Up 3 Hunting Dogs That Terrorized Ashburn Block, Mauled Smaller Dog To DeathA Southwest Side pet owner is now being ordered to hand over three dogs that terrorized the neighborhood.
After Hunting Dogs Maul Shih Tzu To Death On Southwest Side, Animal Care And Control Says Dogs Were Never Removed From HomeNeighbors watched in horror a three game hunting dogs mauled to death a little shih tzu on the city’s Southwest Side. On Wednesday night, CBS 2’s Jermont Terry was stunned to find out those same aggressive dogs are back home
1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 11100 block of South Hamlet Avenue when a black SUV pulled alongside and a gunman inside shot him in the abdomen, police said.
Male Shot And Killed In Gage ParkDevonte Terry, 19, was shot in the back and found unresponsive in the 5600 block of South Artesian Avenue at 12:44 a.m., police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Teen Shot In Chicago LawnChicago police said the 16-year-old boy was riding a bicycle in the 6700 block of South Artesian Avenue around 9:30 p.m., when someone shot him in the thigh.
Man Charged With Murder Extradited From WisconsinOmar Dixon, 23, is charged with murder and armed robbery, according to Chicago Police. The victim was walking through a gangway at 5:52 p.m. Jan. 14 in the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue when Dixon approached, pulled a handgun and announced a robbery before shooting Harris in the chest, according to police.
Man Shot And Killed In AshburnThe man was walking through a gangway at 5:22 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue when two males approached him and fired shots, striking him several times, police said.
Man Wounded In Chicago Lawn ShootingThe man, 33, was shot in the back about 11:30 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Artesian Avenue, police said.
Woman Sexually Assaulted While Jogging In Marquette ParkA 19-year-old woman was jogging shortly after midnight Wednesday morning in the 6500 block of South Artesian Avenue, when a man wearing a black hoodie approached her, and flashed a handgun, police said. The man then forced her into a gangway, and sexually assaulted her.
Prosecutors: Teen Fatally Shot Boy, 16, Through Bedroom WindowJudge Donald Panarese called 15-year-old Rasaan Price “a danger to society” after prosecutors detailed how he allegedly fatally shot 16-year-old Darren Foggey through a bedroom window
Boy, 16, Killed In Chicago Lawn ShootingA 16-year-old boy died in a shooting within two blocks of his home Wednesday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Cops Shoot Armed Suspect In Chicago LawnPolice shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers during a foot chase early Saturday in the Southwest Side Chicago Lawn neighborhood, officials said.
Girl, 17, Sexually Assaulted In Logan Square AlleyA 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in a Logan Square alley when the sun was still up Tuesday, after she accepted a ride from a stranger.