Traffic was stalled for miles late last night after a shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway

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18 March 2018
Two south suburban men are facing federal charges for allegedly importing and conspiring to sell a synthetic drug from China that mimics the effects of the powerful opioid fentanyl. Last fall, 35-year-old Sanchez Lackland and others had the drug analogue shipped through the mail to roughly 19 addresses in the Chicago area, according to an indictment returned Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Chicago.
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Traffic was stalled for miles late last night after a shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway
A man was wounded Thursday night in a shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway. The 28-year-old was driving west on Interstate 290 when he was shot about 10:10 p.m. between Cicero and Laramie Avenues, according to Illinois State Police and Chicago Fire Media Affairs.
The man accused of shooting and killing Chicago Police Commander Paul Bauer goes before a judge Friday. Shomari Legghette, 44, has been sitting in jail for weeks now and his indictment is expected to be read in court.
A man was shot early Friday while driving in the South Shore neighborhood. The 19-year-old was driving a vehicle about 12:05 a.m. in the 7200 block of South East End when a silver vehicle pulled up and another male fired shots, striking him in the right hand, according to Chicago Police.
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Man, 29, shot in Lawndale
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Off-duty CPD officer shoots at suspect during attempted carjacking in Chatham: An off-duty Chicago Police officer fired at a man who was trying to carjack him Thursday morning in the Chatham news crime stngwire chatham southside US Law Police
An 18-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting overnight just blocks away from a police station on the North Side. The shooting happened around 12:05 a.m. Thursday in the 2600 block of West Berwyn Avenue in the Budlong Woods neighborhood.
A 59-year-old man shot himself in the hand Thursday morning in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side. About 5:30 a.m., the man wounded himself in the 9200 block of South Kingston Avenue, Chicago police said.
A man has been charged after a Chicago police officer was dragged Tuesday morning, police said. Police said a three-time felon, 26-year-old Paris McKinley of Summit, was on parole Tuesday at about 1 a.m. when he was stopped by officers near 59th Street and Western Avenue.
A guest at the Conrad Hotel off the Magnificent Mile was robbed by a man and woman armed with mace Thursday morning, Chicago police said. At about 1:30 a.m., the hotel guest, a 47-year-old man, got a knock at his door inside the Conrad Hotel in the first block of East Erie Street. Then two people, a man and a woman, robbed him, police said.
Boy, 17, shot to death in Humboldt Park
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Man shot on Northwest Side: The 23-year-old was shot in the leg at 6:38 p.m. in the 6000 block of West Roscoe, according to Chicago Police. news crime stngwire northwestside portagepark US Law Police
A 23-year-old man was shot Wednesday afternoon as he sat in a car in the Chatham neighborhood. The man was in the car about 12:20 p.m. when another male walked up to him in the 7600 block of South Champlain and fired shots, Chicago Police said.
A 62-year-old woman was killed in a Tuesday morning crash in north suburban Waukegan. The crash was reported about 9:15 a.m. at Pulaski Drive and Waukegan Road, according to Waukegan police.
Chicago police have taken someone into custody after an intense search at a school on the West Side. Officers were seen running around Andrew Jackson Language Academy on West Harrison Street. They had their flashlights looking into halls and classrooms just before 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.
A boy was fatally shot Tuesday evening in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. The boy was found unresponsive at 7:47 p.m. in the 1000 block of North Pulaski after suffering a gunshot wound to the left side of his torso, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
A Chicago Transit Authority bus struck an SUV and crashed on a sidewalk early Wednesday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A man was driving northbound on Halsted in a white Chevy Suburban when he attempted to turn left and was struck by the CTA bus about 12:30 a.m. at the intersection of 74th and Halsted, according to Chicago Police.
A single mother was killed in a crash in west suburban Berwyn Tuesday morning, police said. Police said a male driver was heading east at a high rate of speed on Ogden Avenue near Ridgeland Avenue at about 2:52 p.m. The driver crossed over the center line and crashed head-on into the car driven by the mother heading west on Odgen, police said.
A 13-year-old boy was charged with a felony after making violent threats last month against his middle school in northwest suburban Woodstock. On Feb. 21, the boy made the threat against Northwood Middle School, 2121 N. Seminary Ave., while talking to other students at a bus stop, according to the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office. The following day, deputies were made aware of the threat.
Police are searching for a man who posed as a security officer while committing a pair of recent armed robberies in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The first armed robbery happened about 11:45 p.m. Feb. 14 in the 5200 block of South Artesian, while the other incident happened about 4:25 a.m. March 5 in the 3100 block of West 53rd Street, according to an alert from Chicago Police.
A Chicago police officer was dragged for several blocks after a traffic stop Tuesday morning on the Southwest Side. The officer is being treated at Advocate Christ Hospital and is expected to be ok. Just after 12:30 a.m., on-duty officers in a marked squad car tried to pull a driver over in a van near 59th Street and Western Avenue.
A man was shot in the back while taking out his trash early Tuesday in the Logan Square neighborhood on the North Side. The 46-year-old man was taking out his trash in an alley when he heard shots and felt pain about 2:35 a.m. in the 1700 block of North Talman.
A man was assaulted and robbed while waiting for a CTA Blue line train early Tuesday in The Loop. The 70-year-old man was on the Blue line train platform when an unknown male approached and asked to see the man’s ID, claiming to be an undercover police officer at 2:57 a.m. in the first block of S. Dearborn, Chicago Police said.
Detectives are questioning a person of interest after shots were fired at a Target parking lot in the South Loop. Police said two men exited a dark colored SUV and started shooting at a dark colored sedan in the parking garage at the Target on the 1100 block of South Clark Street
Male shot in the abdomen 1751 N Talman Chicago
A delivery driver was struck in the head with a hammer during a robbery Monday night in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 32-year-old man was making a delivery when a female struck him in the forehead with the hammer and a male she was with demanded his money about 9:39 p.m. in the 4200 block of N. Bernard, Chicago Police said.
Police are searching for a man wanted in a brutal home invasion in the city’s Lakeview neighborhood. Police said the suspect stole a Ventra card on Feb. 25 when he broke into a home in the 900 block of West George Street and tied up the person inside.
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Boy, 13, charged after threatening violence at Woodstock middle school: On Feb. 21, the boy made the threat against Northwood Middle School to other students at a bus stop, according to the news crime stngwire woodstock crime US Law Police
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Man, 25, shot in Woodlawn: The man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg about 7:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of South Maryland, according to Chicago Police. news crime stngwire woodlawn crime US Law Police
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