Boy, 15, Apprehended In The Act During Austin CarjackingA 15-year-old boy was arrested this weekend following a carjacking in the Austin community.
Man Shot And Killed In AustinKevin Nichols, 25, was standing on a porch with a female in the 400 block of North Lawler Avenue about 9:35 p.m., when another male walked up and shot him in the chest.
5 Dead, 29 Wounded In Weekend ViolenceAt least five people were killed, and 23 others were wounded, by gunfire and other violence in Chicago this past weekend.
2 Killed, 8 Injured In Overnight Gun ViolenceTwo people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence that struck several neighborhoods on the city’s South and West sides overnight.
9-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle On West SideA vehicle struck a 9-year-old boy Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
Teen Critically Wounded In Craigin ShootingA 17-year-old boy died early Monday, a day after he was shot in his home in the Northwest Side Craigin neighborhood.
South Austin Fire Believed To Be Work Of ArsonistInvestigators say an early-morning fire in a South Austin neighborhood apartment building might have been the work of an arsonist.
Fire Heavily Damages West Side Apartment BuildingTwo floors of a West Side apartment building were heavily damaged in a fire Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported..