A person is dead Saturday after an unknown gunman shot them while they were driving, police said. According to officials, the victim was driving northbound on South Vincennes Avenue when the gunman pulled up next to them. The gunman then shot the victim in the chest, police said.

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A fire broke out early Sunday in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side Firefighters responded about 4 a.m. to a still and box fire blazing in an occupied one-and-a-half story building in the 7100 block of South Wolcott Avenue
Two men were shot to death Saturday evening in a neighborhood auto shop in Little Village on the Southwest Side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot at 5:49 p.m. in the 3300 block of South Lawndale Avenue and found 56-year-old Gilberto Casteneda and a 33-year-old man unresponsive with gunshot wounds to their heads, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
A person is dead Saturday after an unknown gunman shot them while they were driving, police said. According to officials, the victim was driving northbound on South Vincennes Avenue when the gunman pulled up next to them. The gunman then shot the victim in the chest, police said.
Two men were found dead Saturday at a Little Village auto body shop, police said. According to police, officers responded to reports of a person shot after the men were found unresponsive inside Auto Body Castenada's on the 3300 block of South Lawndale Avenue. Both men had gunshot wounds and were pronounced dead inside
Officers responded Saturday night to a call of a garage fire in the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side. The fire occurred at 11:49 p.m. in the 8900 block of South Baltimore, Chicago Police said. The fire is being investigated as an arson, police said.
Officials have identified a body found in a Plainfield retention pond Saturday as Kevin McKenna, 57, of Plainfield. McKenna was pronounced dead at 3:25 p.m. after he was found in the pond on the 2000 block of Wesmere Lakes Drive, according to the Will County Coroner's office.
A nearly four hour barricade situation in Sauk Village Saturday ended with a discovery of an individual who had died by suicide. Sauk Village Police Chief Robert Kowalski said officers responded to a report that an armed offender had forced his way into a residence in the Candlelight Mobile Home Park on Candlelight Court in Sauk Village at approximately 3 p.m.
A man was charged with damaging equipment at the Glenbard Wastewater Authority in west suburban Lombard. Luke Howell, 18, of the first block of E. Ash in Lombard, was charged with one felony count of criminal damage to property, according to the Dupage County Sheriff’s Office.
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Big police presence near 33rd/Lawndale where multiple people may have been shot. @cbschicago
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