2 Men Shot On 79th Street Near Stony Island AvenueTwo men were shot in broad daylight Saturday near the busy junction of 79th Street and Stony Island and South Chicago avenues.
Overhead Pole Falls Onto SUV On Stony Island Avenue; Problem Of Falling Light Poles Goes Back YearsA city pole hanging over busy Stony Island Avenue snapped and fell right on top of a sport-utility vehicle this week.
2 Wounded In Shooting On Stony Island Feeder To Bishop FordIllinois State Police were investigating Friday afternoon, after two people were shot while in a vehicle on the Stony Island Avenue feeder to the Bishop Ford freeway.
Woman Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Avalon ParkA 45-year-old woman was crossing the street in the 8100 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 8:15 p.m. when she was hit by a vehicle traveling south, police said.
FBI Offers Reward For Information On Woodlawn Bank RobberyAbout 2:20 p.m. on April 18, the man entered a Chase bank at 6650 S. Stony Island Av. and attempted a non-takeover robbery, the FBI said.
Man With Dementia Missing From South ShoreSylvester Franklin was last seen about noon Wednesday in the 7900 block of Stony Island Avenue, after he walked away from his brother while at a White Castle, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Man Wounded In South Shore ShootingThe man, 23, was shot in the foot at 10:54 p.m. in the 7400 block of South Stony Island Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines, citing preliminary information.
Woman Dies Week After Being Struck By Minivan On South SideTwo women, ages 43 and 49, were crossing the street about 2:40 a.m. on May 10 when a southbound minivan hit them in the 8900 block of South Stony Island Avenue, Chicago Police said. Both were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where the 43-year-old woman died at 5:57 a.m. on Saturday
Man In Packers Hat Attempts Bank RobberyAbout 2:20 p.m., the man entered a Chase bank at 6650 S. Stony Island and attempted a non-takeover robbery, the FBI said.
Two In Custody After Shots Fired On Bishop FordThe shooting happened about 11 p.m. in the northbond lanes of I-94, between 111th Street and Stony Island Avenue, according to Illinois State Police Sgt. Alex Diaz. Two vehicles were involved in the incident.
Boy, 13, Shot In Both Legs In South ShoreNeighbors said they were returning from grocery shopping when the boy’s mother approached them screaming and saying her son had been shot, and she would pay them for a ride to the hospital.
Woman Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing ShootingThe woman, 20, was a front-seat passenger in a white Cadillac headed north in the 7500 block of South Stony Island Avenue about 1:10 a.m. when a white Nissan pulled in front of it and an occupant fired into the Cadillac through the windshield, police said.
Four Shot Outside South Shore Strip MallThe victims – a man, two women, and a teenage girl – were standing outside a Pizza Hut in the 6700 block of South Stony Island Avenue around 10:40 p.m., when a small white car circled around them, and someone in the car opened fire.
Man Killed In Calumet Heights Drive-ByThe 22-year-old was riding as a passenger in a car headed north in the 9300 block of South Stony Island Avenue around 11:30 a.m. when a small black four-door sedan pulled up alongside their car and someone inside opened fire.
IDOT Reminds Drivers To Slow Down In Construction ZonesIt might not be prime road construction weather yet, but spring and summer are primed to be full of roadwork projects throughout the Chicago area.