Neighborhood Block Clubs Work To Block CrimeSigns for block clubs often outline the rules of the street and aim to keep neighborhoods safer.
Police: Two Men Wanted For Armed Robberies Of Delivery DriversThe robberies occurred at 9 p.m. Sept. 28 in the 8900 block of South Carpenter Street and at 9:15 p.m. July 9 in the 9100 block of South Racine Avenue, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
None Injured In Near West Side Building CollapseAuthorities responded about 11:05 p.m. to the roof collapse at the two-story vacant warehouse in the 300 block of North Carpenter Street, according to Chicago Police.
Man Shot In Auburn-GreshamThe man, 21, was walking on the sidewalk in the 7800 block of South Carpenter Street about 10:40 p.m. when a male walked up and opened fire, police said.
Dog Owner Cited After Boy Mauled To Death; Victim's Grandfather 'Not Happy At All'The grandfather of a 5-year-old boy killed by a dog Monday night said the dog’s owner got off too light, after being cited for two ordinance violations.
Boy, 5, Mauled To Death By DogWitnesses said the attack started inside a home, and the boy’s mother was able to drag the dog and her son outside, and began asking neighbors to help her get the dog off her son. Neighbors used sticks and rocks to try to beat away the dog, and tried to free the boy from its jaws.
2 Killed, 4 Others Wounded In Monday ShootingsAbout 7 p.m., a 30-year-old man was shot in the head and killed in the 7200 block of South Carpenter Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:26 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Shot In Morgan ParkThe 27-year-old was standing on a sidewalk with a group of people about 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Carpenter Street and 113th Place when someone walked out of a gangway across the street and started shooting.
Man Found Stabbed To Death In AlleyJamal Harmon, 19, was found in an alley with stab wounds in the 7600 block of South Carpenter Street.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With ChainsawA 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.
Man Attacks Neighbor With Chainsaw In Washington HeightsThe two men – who have been neighbors for about 30 years – were arguing around 1 a.m. near 103rd and Carpenter streets when one of them picked up a chainsaw.
Police: Man Found Riddled With Bullet Wounds In Critical ConditionOfficers found the 33-year-old man with gunshot wounds to his face, neck, chest and arms in the 7500 block of South Carpenter Street on the South Side about 8:15 p.m. Monday.