Girl Rescued From Kidnapping Attempt In BronzevillePolice said a man jumped out of a vehicle at the bus stop at 36th Street and King Drive around 6:30 p.m., grabbed the girl by the neck, and tried to shove her into his car.
Two In Custody After Shooting, Crash In BronzevilleTwo men were walking in the 200 block of East 51st Street at 8:50 a.m. when numerous shots were fired from a passing black car, according to Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Bronzeville ShootingTwo men exchanged gunfire during an argument in the 4700 block of South King Drive at 5:10 a.m., according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
1 Killed, 5 Injured In Crash After South Side Police ChasePolice said officers pulled over a Pontiac Bonneville for a routine traffic stop around 7:30 p.m. in the 7500 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue. The 26-year-old man behind the wheel allegedly sped away after the officers got out of their squad car.
Boy, 16, Shot In Greater Grand CrossingThe boy was walking in the 6500 block of South King Drive at 1:03 a.m. when someone fired shots in his direction, police said.
Bud Billiken Parade Marches Through Bronzeville To Celebrate Going Back To SchoolThe theme of this year’s parade is “Education: It’s An Order,” a salute to Col. Eugene Scott, the president of Chicago Defender Charities, which organizes the parade. Scott is retiring, after nearly 20 years leading the nation’s oldest and largest African American parade.
Man Wounded In Grand Boulevard ShootingThe 35-year-old told investigators he was walking in the 4900 block of South King Drive at 2:30 a.m. when he heard shots and felt pain, police said.
New Mariano's Store To Include Artistic Nods To Famous Bronzeville ResidentsA new Mariano's Fresh Market opening next summer in Bronzeville plans to bring a lot more than groceries to the neighborhood.