Man Dead, Two Firefighters Injured After Austin BlazeOne man is dead and two firefighters injured after a fire broke out in an apartment building in South Austin Friday night.
One Dead In SRO Blaze That Injures Chicago FirefighterThe fire occurred around 10 p.m. on the second floor of a transient hotel in the 300 block of North Central Avenue.
1 Dead, 34 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsThe homicide happened Saturday afternoon in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.
Police: Man Stabbed To Death In South Austin A 25-year-old man was stabbed to death in the South Austin neighborhood Tuesday evening on the West Side, according to Chicago Police.
Man Found Shot To Death In South AustinThe 34-year-old was found fatally shot in the head about 6:24 p.m. in the 400 block of South Kilpartrick Avenue, police said.
Man Shot And Killed In South AustinThe man was shot about 4 p.m. in the 0-100 block of South Leamington Avenue, police said.
Gas Main Leak In South Austin Secured gas man break forced homeowners out into the cold in the South Austin neighborhood late Tuesday afternoon.
1 Dead, 9 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings Across ChicagoA 16-year-old boy was shot to death in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. He was found at 1:07 a.m. in a hallway of an apartment building in the 800 block of East 83rd Street, according to Chicago Police.
9 Wounded In Chicago Shootings TuesdayMost recently, a man was shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 45-year-old was driving in the 4500 block of West Lake about 10:10 p.m. when someone in an SUV shot him in the left arm, according to Chicago Police. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized.
1 Killed, 7 Wounded In Wednesday ShootingsA 50-year-old man was killed and a 38-year-old man was injured in a shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood Wednesday night. About 9:50 p.m., the two men were standing on the sidewalk in the 3600 block of West 16th Street when two males walked up and opened fire, police said.
Man Dies After Being Shot By Police In South AustinThe officer shot the armed man multiple times after the man turned and raised his gun at the officer, according to police and union officials.
West Side Residents Say Garbage Piling Up At Abandoned HouseFrustration is building, along with a pile of trash in one South Austin block. That trash, at an abandoned house in is now a breeding ground for rodents and disease.
State Representative Elected To Local School CouncilAn Illinois state representative who once proposed merit pay for local school council members was among the 6,000 people recently elected to LSCs in Chicago.
Man Shot And Killed In South AustinOfficers responding to calls of a person shot in the 0-100 block of South Mason Avenue about 10:40 p.m. found a 23-year-old man unresponsive in a stairwell.
Woman Shot During Home Invasion In South AustinThe 47-year-old woman told police she confronted a man who was wearing a mask and a hoodie, after he broke into her home in the 5000 block of West Van Buren Street around 6:15 p.m.