Teen Accused Of Killing Endia Martin Won't Be Tried As An AdultCook County juvenile court Judge Rodney Hughes Brooks said Tuesday he considered the seriousness of the offense but also took into account that the 15-year-old was never in trouble before the shooting on April 28, 2014.
Two Hurt By Broken Glass When Shots Fired At Wendy's Drive-ThruAbout 11:50 p.m., a vehicle tried to cut in line at the restaurant in the 200 block of West Garfield Boulevard, and a gunman in the passenger seat of an SUV opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
Man Struck By Stray Bullet In Back Of The Yards HomeThe man was in a second-floor bedroom inside his home in the 2100 block of West Garfield Boulevard, in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, when shots were fired outside around 10:50 p.m.
Police Sergeant Injured In Washington Park CrashA Chicago police officer was recovering at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, after a crash that left him pinned inside his cruiser late Wednesday night.
Teen Charged In Murder Of 14-Year-Old GirlThe suspect -- whose name was not released because of her age -- was due in Juvenile Court on Tuesday, to face one count of first-degree murder. The suspect’s 24-year-old uncle and a 17-year-old boy also were in custody.
Man Shot In South Side Parking LotThe man, 20, was standing in a parking lot in the 100 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 3:25 a.m. when someone exited a dark-colored sedan, produced a handgun and shot at him.
Man Shot In Fuller ParkThe 18-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 300 block of West Garfield Boulevard about 8:45 p.m. when a dark-colored sedan drove past, firing shots.
Dad Charged With DUI In Crash That Killed 8-Year-Old DaughterJeffery Smith, 26, was charged with aggravated DUI leading to an accident or death, in addition to citations for negligent driving, failure to reduce speed and a child restraint violation.
Police: Alcohol A Factor In Christmas Eve Crash That Killed Girl, 8Crews worked for more than 40 minutes to extricate a 26-year-old man from the vehicle, and it wasn’t until they were inside that they noticed a girl was also pinned into the vehicle, according to police and fire officials.
Man Shot And Killed In West EnglewoodThe shooting occurred about 8:50 p.m. in the 1800 block of West Garfield Boulevard.
Police Seek Man Who Tried To Rape Woman Near Garfield Red Line StopPolice are asking for help finding the man suspected of trying to rape a woman after she got off a CTA Red Line train on the South Side last month.