Man Shocked By Downed Power LinesA dump truck knocked down power lines when it raised its bed and ripped down part of a utility pole near the intersection of King Drive and 79th Street. The downed power lines came in contact with an SUV parked in the alley, and a man was severely shocked when he touched the vehicle.
Woman Buying Lottery Tickets Injured After Pickup Slams Into Store A woman buying lottery tickets at a South Side convenience store was injured when a pickup truck careened into the building.
Man Attempts Sexual Assault, Exposes Himself In Greater Grand CrossingOn March 10, the man exited a white Cadillac and approached the victim while she was waiting at a bus stop about 9:15 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Martin Luther King Drive.
Store Roof Collapses In Extra-Alarm Blaze On South SideFlames and heavy smoke were already shooting through the roof of the Dollar & Up store near the intersection of East 75th Street and South Martin Luther King Drive when crews responded about 12:15 a.m.
Man Hospitalized After Washington Park FireThe fire broke out about 11:50 p.m. in the top floor of a four-floor apartment building in the 6200 block of South King Drive.
Police Warn Of Robberies On Near South SideBoys between the ages of 10 and 16 are approaching citizens and forcibly taking away their cell phones or money, a statement from police said.
Man In 60s Killed In Washington Park ShootingA person of interest is being questioned in connection with the shooting death of a 67-year-old man in the Washington Park neighborhood Tuesday morning.
8 Dead, 25 Wounded In Shootings Over Labor Day WeekendThe most recent fatal shooting happened about 8 p.m. Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsA man and a 14-year-old boy were killed and 15 people were wounded — including an 11-year-old girl shot on her front porch — in gun violence throughout the city over the weekend.
Man Shot While Riding In Car In BronzevilleThe 21-year-old man was a passenger in the vehicle traveling in the 4700 block of South King Drive at 12:25 a.m. when shots rang out and the vehicle’s back window shattered.
Two Boys, 5 And 7, Among Victims Of Holiday Gun ViolenceDozens of people have been shot this long holiday weekend, including two boys who were just trying to enjoy family parties for the 4th of July.
1 Dead, 4 Wounded In South Side ShootingFive people were driving together on the South Side in the 7300 block of South King Drive about 2:30 a.m. when another vehicle pulled up alongside them and opened fire into their vehicle.
Two Shot Within Blocks Of Each Other In Greater Grand CrossingPolice are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred blocks apart during a roughly one-hour time span early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
7 Injured In Gun Violence Since Thursday NightAt least seven people were injured in shootings across the city Thursday night and early Friday. A Chicago Police officer also shot a teen who ran from officers during a street stop early Friday in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.
Man Found Slain In Park Manor Apartmenthe body of a man was found, apparently beaten to death, in an apartment in the South Side Park Manor neighborhood Monday afternoon, according to police.