At least three people are dead and 13 more have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend

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19 July 2018
4 month ago
Man shot while riding in car on Kennedy Expressway near Wilson Avenue
Authorities say an Elgin police officer fatally shot a woman armed with a knife along an interstate outside Chicago. Elgin Police Chief Jeffrey Swoboda says the shooting happened when police tried to pull the woman over for a traffic stop about 12:35 a.m. Monday. Swoboda said officers negotiated with the woman for more than an hour to put the knife down. He says officers then saw flames inside the SUV and approached to pull her out. He says one of the officers fired a weapon but the chief didn't offer details of the encounter.4 month ago
Authorities say an Elgin police officer fatally shot a woman armed with a knife along an interstate outside Chicago. Elgin Police Chief Jeffrey Swoboda says the shooting happened when police tried to pull the woman over for a traffic stop about 12:35 a.m. Monday. Swoboda said officers negotiated with the woman for more than an hour to put the knife down. He says officers then saw flames inside the SUV and approached to pull her out. He says one of the officers fired a weapon but the chief didn't offer details of the encounter.
A woman was killed in a police-involved shooting on I-90 in Elgin Monday morning, police said. Elgin police said they attempted to pull over a 34-year-old woman for a traffic stop on Cedar Avenue at about 12:34 a.m.. The woman did not stop and police terminated their pursuit, police said.4 month ago
A woman was killed in a police-involved shooting on I-90 in Elgin Monday morning, police said. Elgin police said they attempted to pull over a 34-year-old woman for a traffic stop on Cedar Avenue at about 12:34 a.m.. The woman did not stop and police terminated their pursuit, police said.
4 month ago
All lanes back open WB I-90 at Dundee after earlier fatal police involved shooting.
A man shot Saturday afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side has died, authorities said. Jason Rodriguez, 27, was shot in the 900 block of North Richmond Avenue about 3:50 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
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Lanes reopened, investigation ongoing after shooting on Kennedy Expressway
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WB I-90 (Jane Addams Tollway) closed Beverly to Dundee due to police activity; NB I-55 is a mess approaching I-355 due to a crash
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Man shot in East Chatham
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Westbound I-90 closed in Elgin for police-involved shooting investigation:
Police are warning of a series of restaurant robberies on the Southwest Side. In three robberies in less than two weeks, a group of three men wearing ski masks entered restaurants and demanded money from the register, Chicago Police said in a community alert.
27-year-old hospitalized after being shot near the Edens/Kennedy junction while riding in a car around 7:45 last night.
A man was shot in the leg Sunday night in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far SouthSide. The 27-year-old man was found on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the right leg about 11:25 p.m. in the 10000 block of S. Emerald, according to Chicago Police.
Man shot in Bridgeport gas station parking lot
Man seriously wounded in West Woodlawn shooting
Man killed, another wounded in Robbins shooting
4 month ago
Schaumburg: One person is dead after a car traveling at a very high rate of speed struck a pole splitting the vehicle in half
At least three people are dead and 13 more have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend
Woman, 62, dies after crash in Oakbrook Terrace
Police investigated 3 threats at Three Rivers School
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.
4 month ago
Man shot in Bridgeport gas station parking lot: The 23-year-old man was shot in the right leg about 11:20 p.m. in the 3000 block of S. Halsted.
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Man shot in Bridgeport gas station parking lot
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Two people wounded in Riverdale club shooting
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