After Repeated Unexplained Car Fires, Armed Robbery Outside West Pullman Building, Many Think Issue Has To Do With Gangs, RaceAfter unexplained car fires in the back of a building and bullets flying in the front, a West Pullman neighborhood landlord and his tenants have a simple request – make it stop.
After Months Of Reporting On Fly Dumping In 34th Ward, CBS 2 Learns Streets And San Ward Superintendent -- Ald. Carrie Austin's Son -- Was Suspended In The FallWe've told you about chronic trash dumping issues in a Far South Side community. Thanks to his dogged reporting, CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas now has a better sense of what may be to blame.
Car Crashes Into Metra Electric District Train While Fleeing Traffic Stop In West PullmanA driver was hospitalized Friday afternoon after crashing into a Metra train while fleeing a traffic stop on the Far South Side.
At Least 30 People Shot, 7 Killed In Chicago This WeekendAt least 28 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend as of Sunday night, and six of them had been killed.
Police Investigating Serious Hit-And-Run Crash In West PullmanThe 21-year-old driver was taken to Christ Hospital in critical condition.
Man Found Shot Dead In Burning Car In West PullmanA man was found shot dead in a burning car in the West Pullman neighborhood Saturday evening.
Neighbors At 115th And Wentworth Are Sick Of Heaps Of Trash And Debris In Alley, Say City Has Failed To Do Something About ItFrom piles of trash to an abandoned car and construction debris, neighbors near 115th Street and Wentworth Avenue say they are sick of junk being dumped in their alley – and they blame the city for not doing enough to fix it.
$10,000 Reward Offered In Search For Shooter Who Critically Wounded 5-Year-Old BoyA 5-year-old boy was struck in the head by a stray bullet while playing on his iPad in his living room on Nov. 16.
Community Furious After 5-Year-Old Boy Is Hit In Head By Stray Bullet On Far South SideA 5-year-old boy was struck in the head by a stray bullet while playing in his house on the city’s Far South Side this week.
Boy, 5, Struck In Head By Stray Bullet On Far South SideA 5-year-old boy was in critical condition Monday night after being struck in the head by a stray bullet on the city’s Far South Side.
Mentor Steps In For Boy Who Was Caught Vandalizing Seniors' Building And Was Sent Back By His Mom To ApologizeCBS 2 this week told you the story of young boys vandalizing a senior home in West Pullman, and how a mother of one of the young boys forced him to fess up. On Wednesday, CBS 2’s Marissa Parra followed up on how a local mentor is stepping up now too.
After Seeing 10-Year-Old Son On News Vandalizing West Pullman Seniors' Building, Mom Brings Him Right Back To Apologize And Learn A LessonVideo we showed Monday night at 10 p.m. showed children 10 and younger vandalizing a building for seniors in the West Pullman neighborhood and leaving them terrorized. It turns out a mother was watching in disbelief.
Seniors Left Terrorized After Children, Apparently Younger Than 10, Vandalize West Pullman BuildingChildren were caught on camera vandalizing a building for seniors in the West Pullman neighborhood, leaving them terrorized.
Man Arrested After Firing At Officers In West Pullman, Police SayPolice said a man fired at officers Monday night in the West Pullman neighborhood.
At Least 37 People Shot, 5 Killed In Gun Violence In Chicago This WeekendAt least 36 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend as of Sunday night, and three of them had been killed.