Woman Charged With Child Endangerment After Girl, 7, Accidentally Shoots Brother, 11Police said the girl found the gun Friday night at a home in the 3100 block of West Fillmore Street, and as she was handling it, it went off, and a bullet struck her brother in the neck.
7-Year-Old Sister Shoots 11-Year Old Brother In Apartment In North LawndaleA seven-year-old girl shot her11-year-old brother apparently in the neck, in a home in North Lawndale.
Boy, 8, Found Dead In Closet In Lawndale; Police Say Suicide Is LikelyIn a heart-wrenching experience for all involved, police were called out to a home in North Lawndale after a family discovered an 8-year-old boy hanging dead in the closet.
3-Year-Old Boy Released From Hospital After Being Shot In The Arm Outside Library In North LawndaleA 3-year-old boy was released from the hospital Thursday afternoon, hours after he was shot and wounded outside a public library in North Lawndale.
Man, Woman Wounded In Lawndale Drive-By ShootingA man and woman were wounded in a drive-by shooting in Lawndale Sunday afternoon.
Playground Problems Plague School 'There Are Bullet Holes In The Slide'"Schools in North Lawndale, we don't get enough attention. Unless we, you know, we have to sort of force that attention."
Anti-Violence Activist Shocked, Furious After Cousin, 13, Is Struck By Stray Bullet In North LawndaleThere is a sad twist in the shooting this past weekend that injured at 13-year-old girl in the North Lawndale community.
15-Year-Old Suspected Gunman Charged With Attempted Murder In Shooting Involving 7-Year-OldTwo children were put in the hospital by gunfire in four days. Police say both were not the intended targets.
Girl, 13, Shot And Seriously Wounded In LawndaleA 13-year-old girl was shot and seriously wounded Sunday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood, officials said.
Officer Struck By Police Car While Chasing Gun Suspect In North LawndaleA Chicago police officer was injured after being struck by a car while pursuing a "potential gun offender" Thursday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood.
2 Teens Shot, Wounded In North LawndaleTwo teens were shot and wounded Monday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood.