A 3-year-old Valparaiso girl who was reported missing Monday night was found unresponsive in a nearby pond and later died. Valparaiso Police said the girl was reported missing from the 2700 block of Roanoke Court at about 9:30 p.m. Monday. The Valparaiso Fire Department and additional officers, including a K9 officer from the Porter County Sheriff's Office, began searching the area and found the girl unresponsive in a nearby pond.
A Chicago Police officer died Tuesday morning after being found unconscious while on duty at the Calumet District police station on the Far South Side. The officer, a 47-year-old woman, was found unconscious about 4:15 a.m. at the station, 727 E. 111th Street, according to Chicago Police. It was not immediately clear what caused her to fall unconscious.
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A car crashed into the Blue Island Public Library overnight. The vehicle slammed into the front wall of the building, which is located at 2433 York Street in the south suburb.
The FBI is investigating the death of an Illinois prison inmate. In a statement, Illinois Department of Corrections spokeswoman Lindsey Hess says the incident occurred on May 17 at the Western Illinois Correctional Center in Mount Sterling.
Police were investigating a suspected arson early Tuesday in the Loop. Officers responded to reports of a vehicle on fire and found a 2015 Ford minivan that had been reported stolen ablaze at 12:08 a.m. in the 300 block of North Michigan, Chicago Police said.
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A man was critically wounded in a shooting early Tuesday in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 36-year-old was a passenger in a vehicle when a male in another vehicle fired shots at 1:53 a.m. in the 5600 block of South Ashland, according to Chicago Police.
A woman was wounded Monday night in a shooting in the Oakland neighborhood on the South Side. The 24-year-old was standing in an alley when she heard shots and felt pain at 10:53 p.m. in the 600 block of East Pershing, according to Chicago Police.
A woman was shot while riding in a vehicle Monday night in the Pilsen neighborhood on the South Side. The 21-year-old was a passenger when a male inside another vehicle, a tan Buick, fired shots about 11 p.m. in the 1300 block of West 18th Place, according to Chicago Police.
Archer/Central Caller says a man is robbing the store, she's hiding in a cabinet
A man was shot Monday evening in a drive-by shooting in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 22-year-old was standing on the sidewalk at 6:42 p.m. in the 2800 block of South Karlov when a dark SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots, striking him in the right knee and right thigh, according to Chicago Police.
A Montgomery man was sentenced to five years in prison Friday after pleading guilty to striking a pedestrian while driving drunk in west suburban Aurora in 2016.
Female shot in the shoulder 1646 S Throop
29th and Michigan carjacking 4 males took an '05 Jetta Chicago
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A 17-year-old boy was seriously wounded in a drive-by shooting Monday evening in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood. The boy was walking about 6 p.m. in the 4800 block of South Cottage Grove when a dark sedan pulled up and someone inside fired shots, striking him in the right thigh, according to Chicago Police. He then ran to the 4800 block of South Prairie, where emergency crews were called.
4677 N Elston A male was beaten and robbed of his phone and cash by 7-8 males
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A person was killed in a crash early Monday in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side. male, whose age was unknown, was fatally injured when a Nissan Altima he was driving crashed into the rear of another car at 3:33 a.m. in the 600 block of West North Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
Police are looking for a 23-year-old girl missing from west suburban Elmhurst who is considered endangered. Raquel Cuevas has been missing since 6 a.m. Sunday when she told family members she was going for a walk in the 500 block of North Howard Avenue and did not return, according to Elmhurst Police.
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Several homes caught fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Monday morning, displacing a family. The Chicago Fire Department was called to the scene in the 5300-block of South Wood Street at about 2:18 a.m., fire officials said. When they arrived at the scene, they were dealing with massive flames and smoke.
A woman and her two sons were injured Sunday night in a rollover crash in the Brainerd neighborhood on the South Side. The 22-year-old woman was driving southbound with her 3-year-old and 6-year-old sons when her 2000 Chrysler Sebring was hit from behind about 10:12 p.m. in the 9300 block of South Ashland, according to Chicago Police.
A man was shot early Monday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 35-year-old was walking when a black minivan drove by and someone inside fired shots at 2:36 a.m. in the 3000 block of West 39th Place, according to Chicago Police.
Male (35) shot in the R calf 3057 W 39th Pl
A man was shot in the face and groin early Monday in the East Side neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to Chicago Police. Officers responded to reports of a person shot and found the 20-year-old about 2:50 a.m. in the 10700 block of South Avenue O, police said.
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20-year-old Terence Stone, of Peoria, has died after being shot in the 900 block of West Nebraska. The shooting happened around 9:15 last night. He died at OSF a little less than an hour later
A man was shot while driving early Monday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The 19-year-old was driving southbound when he heard shots and felt pain at 12:02 a.m. in the 1500 block of North Laramie, according to Chicago Police
14433 Lincoln Armed carjacking A male took a gray Corolla
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The 35-year-old was walking when someone got out of the passenger side of a dark colored SUV and fired shots at him at 11:43 p.m. in the 5200 block of West Adams
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Police investigate a person shot on the 6100 block of South Prairie, so far 12 evidence markers litter 61st Street
Three people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded Sunday in shootings across Chicago during a 24-hour period. The last fatal shooting happened about 12:20 p.m. in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. Two men were standing on a sidewalk in the 5500 block of West Haddon when someone wearing all black clothing fired shots from an alley, according to Chicago Police.
A man was shot Sunday night as he drove off from an attempted carjacking near the border of the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. About 10:30 p.m., the driver was stopped at a red light in the 8700 block of South King Drive when two people walked up to him and demanded his vehicle