Three people were detained early Sunday after a SWAT team was called to a building in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side

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21 August 2018
Three people were detained early Sunday after a SWAT team was called to a building in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side
A man was stabbed by his girlfriend early Sunday in the West Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. The 21-year-old man was fighting with the 20-year-old woman in the 8100 block of South Stewart Avenue about 1:20 a.m. when she stabbed him in the chest with a screwdriver, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago Police called in their special weapons teams Sunday morning to the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest Side. About 4:20 a.m., SWAT teams were called to the 6000 block of West Diversey for a person with a gun, police said.
A 27-year-old man was wounded Sunday morning in the Irving Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The man was driving in the 3600 block of North Kedzie Avenue about 4:20 a.m. when someone in a passing red Jeep Liberty fired shots and struck him in the buttocks, Chicago Police said.
A man approached a girl and tried to touch her in a sexual manner earlier this month on the West Side, Chicago police said. The girl was walking in the 3500 block of West Roosevelt around 8 p.m. on April 16 when a man she didn’t know came up to her and tried to touch her, police said in a community alert.
Police are searching for a man who allegedly stabbed another man in the Loop Friday evening. Police said the victim was stabbed in the neck and stomach after he declined to give the alleged attacker a cigarette near the Metropolitan Correctional Center at the intersection of West Van Buren Street and Clark Street around 8:40 p.m.
A man was shot Sunday morning in the West Town neighborhood. About 3:30 a.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of West Grand Avenue and found the 29-year-old lying facedown outside his vehicle with gunshot wounds to his hip and ankle, Chicago Police said.
A man was shot Saturday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The 38-year-old was walking on a sidewalk in the 2300 block of South Kostner Avenue about 11:20 p.m. when a dark-colored SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots, Chicago Police said.
A man was wounded late Saturday in a shooting in the South Side’s Longwood Manor neighborhood. The 21-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 1200 block of West 97th Place about 9:30 p.m. when he heard shots, according to Chicago Police.
A three-alarm fire burned through an apartment building in Waukegan Saturday. Flames and smoke poured out of the 84-unit building on the 8000 block of Eighth Street
A firefighter suffered minor injuries Friday morning while working a fire in the West Woodlawn neighborhood. A neighbor first spotted the flames in the back porch of the apartment at 6223 S. Vernon Ave. and called 911. Then she ran upstairs to wake up the building’s residents.
One person has been killed and another wounded in a shooting in south suburban Park Forest Friday morning. Officers responded to reports of shots fired at a house in the 100-block of Algonquin Road in Park Forest at about 1 a.m.
A 24-year-old man was shot Friday morning in the Far South Side’s Golden Gate neighborhood. About 1:05 a.m., the man was shot by two people in his chest and foot in the 600 block of East 131st Street, Chicago Police said.
A man was shot and killed early Friday in the Englewood neighborhood, Chicago Police said. About 2:50 a.m., officers responded to the 600 block of West 63rd Street and found the 39-year-old lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his abdomen, police said. He was pronounced at the scene.
A man was shot early Friday in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 28-year-old man was sitting in a vehicle in the 2100 block of West 68th Place just after midnight when a black SUV pulled up and someone inside fired shots, Chicago Police said.
A St. Charles police officer and a 19-year-old man were both hospitalized after a shooting in the west suburb Thursday afternoon. Police say they responded to call just after noon on Thursday to a report of a burglary in progress in the 3400-block of Voltaire Road. The caller told 911 he thought someone had broken into his home and allegedly had a gun.
A man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman this month in the Lake View neighborhood. About 9 p.m. on April 19, the 24-year-old woman was coming home when she noticed 29-year-old Terrence Wright outside her apartment’s courtyard in the 3900 block of North Fremont Street, Chicago Police said.
3 month ago
Authorities are investigating the death of a woman found Thursday in west suburban Aurora. Officers found a 54-year-old woman dead in the 400 block of South Ohio Street, according to Aurora police spokesman Dan Ferrelli.
A man was fatally shot Thursday evening in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 21-year-old was shot in the head about 5:20 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Washtenaw, Chicago Police said.
A man was found wounded Thursday afternoon in an Austin neighborhood home after a domestic-related shooting. The 23-year-old was shot in the arm and chest about 4 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Adams. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition stabilized
Two people were shot in a series of carjackings on the city's Near North Side, Chicago police said Thursday. Police said an on-duty Chicago police officer was sitting in his unmarked car at about 5:30 p.m. in the 600-block of West Chicago Avenue when a man approached him and demanded his car at gunpoint.
In Chicago today, Rod Rosenstein said two members of his security detail came across a woman OD'ing on fentanyl and saved her life.
3 month ago
Police say two men died in an apparently drug-related shooting and another has been taken into custody in Normal, Illinois
A retired officer shot and killed a 20-year-old man who tried to carjack him in the Bridgeport neighborhood Wednesday night, authorities said. The retired officer was in a vehicle in the 2900 block of South Shields Avenue about 7:20 p.m. when three males went up to the car and one pointed a gun at him and demanded the vehicle, police said in a media notification
The 54-year-old man was found at 10:46 p.m. in the 1000 block of West O’Hare Way, Chicago Police said. He was treated on scene and taken to Presence Resurrection Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 11:51 p.m.
Eight vehicles were hit when a car drove into oncoming traffic Wednesday night in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A Chevrolet Sonic, driven by a female, was traveling westbound about 11:05 p.m. in the 3000 block of West 55th Street when it crossed a medium and struck two vehicles, Chicago Police said.
A woman was shot by her brother Wednesday not when he accidentally fired a handgun in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 20-year-old woman was shot in the leg by her brother about 10:35 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Justine, Chicago Police said.
Female shot in the left leg 5956 S Justine Her and her brother were playing with the gun
A woman was stabbed to death Wednesday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 28-year-old woman was stabbed in the chest and thrown from a parked vehicle at 9:26 p.m. in the 6000 block of South Sacramento Avenue, Chicago Police said.
Emergency crews are on the scene of a fire in Forest View, Illinois. The fire broke out near the Sanitary and Ship Canal off of I-55 near Harlem Ave. Chicago Coast Guard Marine Safety Unite says the fire is on a transfer dock
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