2 Rescued From Fire In Chatham Apartment BuildingTwo people were rushed to the hospital Monday night after a fire broke out in an apartment building in the Chatham neighborhood.
Robbery Victims May Have Been Lured To West Woodlawn By Dating Apps, Police SayPolice on Monday warned of a string of robberies in the West Woodlawn community, in which the victims may have been lured by dating apps.
Teen Shot Multiple Times In BronzevilleAbout 10:35 p.m., the boy was in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue when someone got out of a silver Pontiac and fired shots, striking him “in the pelvic area” several times, police said.
Man Convicted Of Role In Killing 5 People In 2008Michael King was involved in the quintuple execution-style murders, a Cook County jury ruled Thursday, siding with prosecutors who maintained that King was with Torolan Williams — his “right-hand” man — when the victims were shot in the head on April 23, 2008.
Man Critically Wounded, Arrested In Bronzeville Shootout3500 block of South Rhodes Avenue about 10:08 p.m. when an unknown shooter approached on foot and shot him in the chest. The man returned fire and tried to drive away before crashing into a nearby parked vehicle.
Man Wanted For Woodlawn Kidnapping AttemptTwo children were walking to school near the 6100 block of South Rhodes Avenue on Monday morning, when a man apparently tried to lure them into his car.
Woman Found Slain In South Side ApartmentApril Dixon was found dead with multiple stab wounds about 7:10 p.m. inside the apartment in the 3500 block of South Rhodes Avenue.
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.
4 Hurt In South Side CrashFour people were injured, three of them critically, in a two-car crash on the South Side Sunday evening.
Elderly Woman Injured In Bronzeville Home InvasionAn 88-year-old woman sustained injuries after struggling with a masked man who broke into her South Side Bronzeville neighborhood Friday night and put a knife to her throat and robbed her.
13-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed On South SideA 13-year-old boy died after being shot early Sunday in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood. police said.