Pair Charged With Tossing Fire Hydrant Cap Through Car Window, Injuring KidsTwo young men have been charged with felonies, after injuring two children when they threw a fire hydrant cap through a car window.
Crews At Scene Of Building Collapse In Little VillageCrews responded to the 3200 block of South Kedzie Avenue about 8 a.m. No one was injured, according to Fire Media Affairs spokesman Will Knight. The building was set to be demolished, Knight said.
Chicago Police Officers Rescue Two Men From Burning Car After CrashTwo men survived a fiery car wreck in Gage Park early Friday, thanks to the heroics of two Chicago police officers.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded In Brighton Park ShootingAbout 7:15 p.m., the 20-year-old was arguing with another male about “an old conflict” when the other male pulled out a gun and shot the man in the wrist and chest in the 3800 block of South Kedzie Avenue, police said.
Man, 70, Dies After Crashing Into Light PoleThe 70-year-old drove his vehicle into a pole near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue about 10:30 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Man Claims To Have Bomb During Traffic Stop In AshburnPolice said it started as a traffic stop in the 7700 block of South Kedzie Avenue around 9:15 a.m. The man tried to drive off, and crashed his car at a gas station. After crashing the car, he claimed to have a bomb in his car, and warned police not to approach.
Man Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Teenage BoyElvin L. Prince, Jr., 27, allegedly shot and killed 17-year-old Kayshaun Hall from a vehicle Monday evening in the 8400 block of South Kedzie Avenue.
Boy, 17, Killed In Ashburn ShootingKayshaun Hall was walking in an alley shortly after 5 p.m. in the 8400 block of South Kedzie Avenue when a light-colored sedan pulled up and someone inside shot him in the chest.
Boy, 17, Fatally Shot On Southwest SideThe boy was shot in the chest shortly after 5 p.m. in the 8400 block of South Kedzie Avenue,
Seven Wounded In Shootings Across ChicagoThe most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road.
Toddler Among 5 Injured In Brighton Park CrashFive people, including a toddler, were seriously injured when their vehicle struck a light pole in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Tuesday.
Man Charged With Attacking Police Officer At Metra StationNathan Haywood, 24, of the 8100 block of South Spaulding Avenue, is accused of choking and beating a 39-year-old Norfolk Southern officer.
Railroad Officer Beaten At South Side Metra StopThe incident occurred about 10:25 p.m. at the Wrightwood Metra station near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue.
Carbon Monoxide Leak Prompts Evacuation Of Albany Park BuildingCarbon monoxide from a boiler leak Tuesday night forced as many as 70 people from their apartments in the Albany Park neighborhood on the North Side.
CTA Extending 31st Street Bus West To CiceroAfter a 13-month test, the CTA's board Wednesday approved permanent extension of its No. 35 31st/35th bus route along 31st Street between Kedzie and Cicero, but that's not what a roomful of protesters wanted.