Evanston police say reports of shooting may have been a hoax.

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19 July 2018
4 month ago
Man shot in drive-by in Rogers Park: The 18-year-old man was standing in a parking lot when a vehicle drove by and fired shots at 10:26 p.m. in the 6600 block of North Clark.
A man was shot in a drive-by Wednesday night in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side. The 18-year-old man was standing in a parking lot when a vehicle drove by and fired shots at 10:26 p.m. in the 6600 block of North Clark, according to Chicago Police
Mother was shot and killed at a gas station early Wednesday morning. The kids were taken afterwards. Police aren't saying yet who did the shooting
4 month ago
Man faces assault charge after Chicago Police officer shoots him in Bridgeport
4 month ago
Man wounded in Austin shooting: The 20-year-old was walking on a sidewalk when someone walked up to him in the 5400 block of West Fulton and opened fire, police said.
4 month ago
Man shot during argument in Chatham
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Bogus call. Someone near Rockford had reported shooting his girlfriend inside the dorm. Police call it a swatting incident.
Evanston police official calls report of person with a gun at Northwestern a "swatting incident" after authorities find no evidence of a shooting. Indications are that call that prompted police response came from outside the Chicago area.
Evanston police say reports of shooting may have been a hoax.
Northwestern University: Police continue to investigate a reported incident at Engelhart Hall.
There is a report of a person with a gun in Engelhart Hall at the corner of Emerson Street and Maple Avenue. Evanston and Northwestern University police are on the scene. Seek shelter if in the area.
Person with gun on Evanston campus. If on campus, seek shelter in safe place and stay until further notice.
Evanston Police off at a shots fired investigation. Stay out of the area of Emerson and Maple.
4 month ago
Woman found dead in South Chicago home in November was strangled: authorities: Investigators have determined that a woman found dead last year inside a South Chicago home was strangled
4 month ago
2018 U.S. tornado count continues to be well below average pace through March 13th (71 preliminary reports, compared to an average of around 164). With a few potential severe weather days in Dixie Alley next week, it will be interesting to see if the season comes to life.
A 50-year-old man was found stabbed to death Tuesday evening in the West Rogers Park neighborhood on the Northt Side, police said. The man was found unresponsive with a stab wound to the neck about 5:45 p.m. in the 2500-block of West Fitch, Chicago police said.
4 month ago
A Pikeville police officer was shot and killed in the line of duty Tuesday night, according to the city of Pikeville
Two people were shot early Wednesday at a gas station in south suburban Markham. The shooting occurred about 1:30 a.m. in the 167 block of Pulaski.
Man hit in the face and robbed while walking in the Dearborn Park neighborhood just south of the Loop
4 month ago
Two shot at gas station Markham
East Hazel Crest - 1416 W 175th St. Fire in a commercial structure
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Attorney for 17-year-old boy charged with murder says he's left La Raza gang: Prosecutors said Villagomez and another La Raza gang member were sent out by gang leaders with instructions
4 month ago
Man, teen boy charged with armed robbery at Homer Glen gas station: The employee emptied $116 from the cash register into a bag before running out of the store to try to get help.
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Person shot by police in Bridgeport
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Video shows US Marshal fatally shooting attacking defendant in courthouse: Salt Lake City
A former Vernon Hills soccer coach accused of sexually assaulting students is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday. Police say at least seven current and former students have come forward with sexual assault allegations against the soccer coach. Police are asking anyone else with information to come forward as well.
A 17-year-old boy was charged with possession of a weapon and ammunition Wednesday after threatening to bring a weapon to a school in the Lake View neighborhood on the North Side. The boy sent text messages to a 16-year-old girl threatening to bring a weapon to a school and after school hours, at about 3 p.m., brought a gun to a school in the 2900 block of North Hoyne and showed it to students, Chicago Police said.
Sandwich FD-Box Alarm 721 Cedar St-structure fire. Also working another fire at 158 Gletty St in Sandwich
A vehicle struck a Chicago Transit Authority bus Monday night in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side. The CTA bus was turning left onto West 103rd Street from South Halsted Street when it was hit from the rear by a vehicle about 10:50 p.m. on S. Halsted, according to the Chicago Police.
4 month ago
Man walks into hospital with gunshot wound day after Little Village shooting: The 39-year-old went to St. Anthony's Hospital with a gunshot wound to the foot, according to Chicago Police.
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