Nearly 80 People Shot In Chicago, 15 Of Them Killed, In July 4th Weekend Violence Since Late FridayNearly 80 people have been shot in Chicago since Friday night this July 4th holiday weekend, and 15 of them have been killed.
Three Officers Among Five Hurt In Little Village CrashA marked police SUV with its emergency equipment activated was northbound on Millard Avenue about 8:55 p.m. when it was hit by a Dodge headed east on Cermak Road, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said. The Dodge failed to stop at a stop sign before the crash.
Teen Seriously Wounded In North Lawndale ShootingMartese Gentry was watching a fight between two girls about 5:35 p.m. in the 1400 block of South Millard Avenue when a gunman approached and opened fire, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was shot in the chest and abdomen.
2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ViolenceOne man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.
Three Shot In North LawndaleThree males were shot in the West Side North Lawndale neighborhood early Sunday.
Mother Of Hit-And-Run Victim To Driver: Turn Yourself InThe mother of a 5-year-old girl who was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the North Lawndale neighborhood Monday night was calling for the driver to give himself up.
19-Year-Old Shot To Death In North LawndaleA 19-year-old man was shot to death late Saturday in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
6 Dead, 21 Wounded In Weekend ViolenceIt was another violent weekend in Chicago, with gunfire and stabbings killing six people and leaving at least 21 hurt – including a 7-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl..
Girl, 4, Falls From Window In North LawndaleA 4-year-old girl is in critical condition after falling out a window in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
Mayor Cermak's Old House Named To Historic RegisterThe former home of one of Chicago’s most popular mayors has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Authorities Bust Brothel In Little VillageAn undocumented "madam" is charged with running at a Little Village neighborhood brothel where she pimped young women and girls out for prostitution.
Good Samaritan Slain In Little VillageA 55-year-old man was just trying to do the right thing, and it cost him his life.