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Tests revealed Chicago White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar suffered a brain hemorrhage caused by a ruptured aneurysm when he collapsed in the dugout during the sixth inning of Friday evening's game against the Houston Astros
An elderly woman was found pushing a shopping cart with a dead body inside of it in the city’s Chatham neighborhood. Police got a call around 8 p.m. Saturday evening asking that they do a well-being check of a woman in the 8600 block of South Calumet Avenue.
A man was fatally stabbed during an argument Saturday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood. Dale Williams, 37, was arguing with a male at 11:53 a.m. in the 7900 block of South Crandon when the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed him in the chest, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Three buildings were destroyed in a fire in Back of the Yards Friday night. Officials said the vacant buildings were located near 46th Street and Marshfield.
An off-duty officer exchanged gunfire with someone Friday during an attempted robbery at a business in the Edgewater neighborhood. About 1:20 p.m., an armed person confronted the store owner and the off-duty officer in the 6200 block of North Clark Street, Chicago Police said.
A couple calls shots fired, up to 8 heard 3158 W Irving, 3400 W Berteau
A 26-year-old man was fatally shot early Sunday in the Hollywood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, Chicago Police said. About 1:05 a.m., officers responded to a call of a person down in the 3300 block of West Hollywood Avenue, where they found the man on a sidewalk with gunshot wounds to his head and chest, police said. He was pronounced at the scene.
A man was shot and killed Saturday night in the West Chesterfield neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago Police said. About 11:20 p.m., a 22-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were standing in front of an apartment building in the 9400 block of South Wabash Avenue when someone fired shots, police said.
A 63-year-old woman is recovering after her van was stolen while she loaded it Friday. The attack happened just before 9:30 p.m. Friday in the 2700 block of West Cermak Road.
1 wounded, 1 killed 9457 S Wabash
A man was shot Saturday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 23-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk when he heard shots and felt pain at 9:58 p.m. in the 3400 block of West Flournoy, Chicago Police said.
A man was shot in the back and chest Saturday night in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The 32-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk when he heard shots and felt pain at 10:19 p.m. in the 5000 block of West Augusta, Chicago Police said.
One woman was killed and another woman was injured in a shooting Saturday afternoon in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side. A 34-year-old woman was putting a toddler into a vehicle when someone walked up and fired shots at 2:49 p.m. near the intersection of West Jackson Boulevard and South Lotus Avenue. She was shot in the abdomen and taken to Mount Sinai in critical condition, Chicago Police said.
More than a dozen people, including the owner of a Little Village auto body shop where the drug operation ran, are facing charges from a federal investigation into drug trafficking on the West Side
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A woman was sexually assaulted Thursday night in the Lake View neighborhood. About 10:55 p.m., the 24-year-old woman noticed a man outside her apartment’s courtyard in the 3900 block of North Freemont Street, Chicago Police said.
The woman was identified as Dorata Gieslinska, of the Northwest Side, the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy was scheduled.
A young child was fatally struck by a vehicle Thursday evening in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 2-year-old boy was hit about 5:30 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Damen, according to Chicago Police.
A woman and two children were injured in a hit-and-run crash Thursday evening in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the South Side. About 11:05 p.m., a driver crashed their vehicle into four cars in the 6400 block of South Kedzie Avenue, Chicago Police said. Three of those vehicles were parked, but one vehicle was sideswiped, injuring the three people inside.
A man was shot early Friday when two people tried to rob him in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. About 10:20 a.m., the 37-year-old was walking in the 3400 block of West Belle Plaine Avenue when two people approached him and announced a robbery, Chicago Police said.
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The Chicago Fire Department said a woman and a 3-year-old boy were hit by a car Thursday afternoon near the intersection of 71st Street and Damen in the West Englewood neighborhood
A man was stabbed Thursday evening in the West Side’s Humboldt Park neighborhood. About 9:30 p.m., the 27-year-old was walking in an alley in the 3800 block of West Division when he was approached by three people who tried to rob him, Chicago Police said.
A 15-year-old boy was shot Thursday night in the West Englewood neighborhood. The boy was riding a bike about 10:40 p.m. in the 6800 block of South Wood Street when two people approached him and fired shots, Chicago Police said.
A 20-year-old woman was sexually abused Thursday night in the North Side’s Ravenswood Manor neighborhood. The woman was on the CTA Brown Line’s Francisco platform about 10:40 p.m. when someone approached her, started kissing her on the mouth and neck, and attempted to put his hand down her pants, Chicago Police said.
A 56-year-old woman was struck by an SUV and killed Thursday night in Lake View, according to Chicago Police. The woman was crossing the street west about 9 p.m. in the 3300 block of North Halsted Avenue when she was struck by a red Jeep Renegade, which fled south, police said.
A man was shot to death Thursday night in Burnside neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago Police said. About 9:30 p.m., the 31-year-old man was exiting his vehicle in the 9200 block of South Dauphine Avenue when he was shot multiple times by several people, police said. He was pronounced at the scene.
Male 37 shot 3441 W Belle Plaine GSWs below left armpit, lower back He and 2 others were robbed by 2 males
Male 15 shot in the leg 69th and Marshfield
A federal drug trafficking investigation in Little Village and West Garfield Park led to charges filed against more than 12 people, officials announced Thursday. According to officials, investigators seized heroin, fentanyl, MDMA, cocaine, 12 illegal firearms and approximately $60,000 in cash.
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A multi-vehicle crash in west suburban Broadview led to a car falling off the roadway at Cermak Road
A man was shot to death Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood. Ahmad Junious, 21, was found unresponsive shortly after 2 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Lexington, Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said.