Police Say Assailants Targeted 71-Year-Old Grandmother Emma Wright When They Shot Into Her House, Killing HerThere were growing questions Monday night surrounding the murder of a 71-year-old grandmother, who was killed when assailants fired into her home in Morgan Park.
Woman, 71, Dead After Assailants Shoot Into Her House In Morgan ParkA 71-year-old woman is dead after assailants shot into her house in the Morgan Park neighborhood Sunday night.
Gunfire Leaves Bullet Hole In U.S. Postal Truck In EnglewoodGunfire left a bullet hole in the windshield of a mail truck in Englewood Tuesday afternoon.
Man Shot Dead In Vehicle In Auburn GreshamA 23-year-old man is dead after someone shot him while he was inside his vehicle in Auburn-Gresham.
Man Shot, Wounded In Broad Daylight In Auburn-Gresham AlleyA man was shot and wounded in broad daylight Sunday afternoon in an alley in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood, police said.
Shooting On Eisenhower Closes Eastbound LanesA person was shot Tuesday while driving eastbound on I-290 at Morgan Street, according to police.
Man Robbed Of Cash, Pants Near UIC CampusUIC police said, shortly after 10 p.m. Monday, the victim was attacked by four men near 12th and Morgan streets. The men, dressed in all black, beat the victim and stole his money and his pants.
Elderly Woman Who Died In Auburn-Gresham Is Season's 6th Cold Death In Cook County An 87-year-old woman found Saturday morning in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side died partly due to hypothermia, marking Cook County’s sixth cold-related death of the season.
Police Hope Video Helps Catch Killer In 2015 Morgan Park MurderNearly four months after a man was found dead when a Morgan Park house exploded, police have released new images that might help break the case.
Man Killed, Another Wounded In Englewood ShootingThe men, ages, 34 and 59, were getting into a van about 2:30 a.m. in the 5700 block of South Morgan when someone in another vehicle shot at them, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Chicago Police Sergeant Hurt In Alcohol-Related Rear-End CrashThe sergeant was stopped in a police car in the 5500 block of South Morgan Street at 2:55 a.m. when another vehicle hit the police car from behind, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Police Officers Shoot Man In EnglewoodChicago police officers shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them early Wednesday in the Englewood neighborhood, although some residents said police shot an unarmed man during a memorial for a friend who died in a crash three years ago.
Police: Man Tried To Abduct Child From Stroller In ElginJust before 8 p.m., a 45-year-old woman was walking with the boy in a stroller and a girl on foot near Gertrude and Morgan streets, according to a statement from Elgin police. An unmarked white cargo van made a U-turn and pulled up to them, and a man got out and tried to take the boy.
Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car FleeChicago Police were searching for two men who fled the scene after their car was involved in a crash that killed a 59-year-old woman about a block away from her home in Pilsen.
Two Teens Shot In EnglewoodAbout 8:40 p.m., the two — ages 14 and 15 — were in the 5800 block of South Morgan Street when two other males rode past on bicycles, police said. One of the two bike riders stopped, turned around and shot the two teens.