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A multi-vehicle crash in west suburban Broadview led to a car falling off the roadway at Cermak Road
A man was shot to death Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood. Ahmad Junious, 21, was found unresponsive shortly after 2 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lexington, Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said.
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A man was found dead on a CTA train early Thursday near the Howard station on the North Side. CTA employees found the 56-year-old man unresponsive in a train car at 2:43 a.m. in the 7500 block of North Paulina, according to Chicago Police. He was dead at the scene and had no visible injuries.
Two people were injured after a driver crossed into oncoming traffic Wednesday night in northwest suburban Sycamore Township. The crash occurred at 10:35 p.m. on Peace Road south of Brickville Road, according to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
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A fire was blazing in an apartment building Wednesday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The Chicago Fire Department responded about 10 p.m. to a still and box fire in the 7200 block of Carpenter Avenue.
23 hour ago
An abandoned apartment building in the 7200 block of Carpenter has been destroyed by fire
A man was shot in the shoulder Wednesday night in the Hyde Park neighborhood on the South Side. The 34-year-old man was sitting in a parked car when a male walked up and fired shots at 8:57 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Maryland Avenue, Chicago Police said.
1 day ago
A fire broke out Wednesday morning in an apartment building in south suburban Calumet City Firefighters responded about 5:05 a.m. to a fire in the two-story building in the 300 block of Memorial Drive.
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Two people were found dead after a house fire in Highland Park Wednesday morning, authorities said. The fire destroyed a two story home near Kipling and Churchill lanes Wednesday morning. The Lake County Coroner's Office said the bodies of two people were found inside.
A man was robbed and beaten while standing on a the platform at the CTA Red Line Chicago station early Wednesday on the Near North Side. The 30-year-old man was standing on the platform at 12:47 a.m. in the 800 block of North State when two males walked up to him and announced a robbery, Chicago Police said.
Nine people, including one firefighter, were injured early Wednesday when a fire broke out in a 21-story high-rise building in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side
At least seven people were injured early Wednesday when a fire broke out in a 21-story high-rise building in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Fire Media Affairs. Firefighters responded about 2 a.m. to a still and box alarm in the 6400 block of South Lowe Avenue. The fire was put out by about 2:15 a.m., officials said.
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A man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting Tuesday night in the West Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The men, ages 26 and 34, were crossing the street at 7:11 p.m. in the 200 block of West 87th Street when multiple people got out of a dark-colored vehicle and started shooting at them, according to Chicago Police. The shooters then got back into the vehicle and drove off.
A man was shot in the face in a drive-by shooting Thursday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The 30-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle when a gray car pulled up and someone inside fired shots about 11:40 p.m. in the 3900 block of West Roosevelt, Chicago Police said.
2 day ago
One man has been killed and two others have been wounded in shootings on the South Side since midday Tuesday. A 26-year-old man was killed and a 34-year-old man was wounded in a shooting at 7:10 p.m in the 200 block of West 87th Street in the West Chatham neighborhood, according to a police media notification
2 day ago
Two men are in custody after a vehicle led multiple police agencies on a high-speed chase from suburban North Riverside to Chicago's West Side
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A man was shot early Tuesday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 51-year-old man was walking on the street when two males got out of a car and fired shots about 1:20 a.m. in the 11600 block of South Ada Street, Chicago Police said.
A person was attacked by a male in an attempted criminal sexual assault Monday evening in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The female was partially inside her vehicle when a male she didn’t know approached her from behind and attempted to sexually assault her about 5 p.m. in the 3500 block of West 80th Place, Chicago Police said.
Two people were hurt Sunday in a house fire in south suburban Lansing. Officials said crews arrived to find smoke and flames coming from the kitchen late Sunday afternoon. The cause of the fire is under investigation
The driver, 27-year-old Donald Cook, of Robbins, was killed after the crash, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. Autopsy results were pending.
A man was charged with carry a weapon illegally April 7 in north suburban Warren Township. Sergio Berrios, 37, of Beach Park, was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, unlawful possession of marijuana and a traffic offense, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said
A man and woman were found shot to death early Monday in the Logan Square neighborhood, Chicago Police said. About 4:10 a.m., officers responded to the 3600 block of West Cortland and found the two people unresponsive with gunshot wounds to their heads, police said. They were pronounced dead at the scene.
Three men are facing felony charges after more than 400 grams of marijuana was uncovered Friday morning during a search of their shared home in northwest suburban McHenry
A woman was shot while driving Sunday evening in the West Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. The 22-year-old woman was driving at 5:58 p.m. in the first block of West 87th Street when she was shot in the torso, according to Chicago Police.
Two people were displaced in a small fire in a three-story apartment Saturday afternoon in northwest suburban Palatine. The fire was contained in a single apartment with smoke flooding the second floor of the building, according to Palatine Fire Department. Fire crews were able to extinguish the fire with a few fire extinguishers.
3 day ago
A Wisconsin man was due in court Sunday to face charges for a home invasion in Lakeview. Police say 44-year-old Antjuon Carver kicked in the door of a second floor apartment near George Street and Mildred Avenue on February 25.
A man was killed and at least three other people were wounded Sunday in shootings across Chicago. About 4:50 a.m., a man was fatally shot in the 100 block of North Lamon Avenue, Chicago Police said. Officers found the 21-year-old in the middle of the street with a gunshot wound to his face.
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A man is dead after a car was struck by a Metra train Sunday, according to a tweet from Metra Rock Island. According to the tweet, a Metra Rock Island train headed to the LaSalle Street Station was stopped after the vehicle was struck. Metra Police said the accident happened between 119th Street and Wood Street.
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A man has been charged with tossing a gun after causing a four-car crash Monday in west suburban Aurora. Linneal Washington, 39, of Aurora, faces counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful possession of ammunition by a felon and driving too fast for conditions, according to the Aurora Police Department.