Firefighters put out a second-alarm fire that started Thursday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. Crews responded about 11:20 p.m. to the fire in a two-story apartment building in the 6800 block of South Aberdeen, according to Chicago Fire Media Affairs. About 15 minutes later, the department’s response had been upgraded to a second alarm.

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A Chicago woman has been charged in the non-fatal shooting of a 27-year-old woman as the victim streamed video live on Facebook. Police say 29-year-old Labritney Austin of University Park turned herself in a day after Tuesday's shooting on the South Side. Police announced Friday that she's charged with aggravated battery by discharging a firearm.
A 29-year-old man was robbed and shot early Friday in the South Shore neighborhood. At 12:10 a.m., the man was standing on the street in the 2500 block of East 77th Street when two unknown males approached him, and one of them took out a weapon, according to Chicago Police. The pair demanded money, so the man handed over an unknown amount of money.
One person was killed and another was injured in a crash late Thursday in northwest suburban Long Grove. Crews responded about 11:20 p.m. to the two-vehicle crash on southbound Route 83, just north of Route 22 in Long Grove, according to the Long Grove Fire Protection District.
Firefighters put out a second-alarm fire that started Thursday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. Crews responded about 11:20 p.m. to the fire in a two-story apartment building in the 6800 block of South Aberdeen, according to Chicago Fire Media Affairs. About 15 minutes later, the department’s response had been upgraded to a second alarm.
A 17-year-old boy was shot Friday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. At 5:20 p.m., he was on foot in the 700 block of South Pulaski when three unknown people got out of a silver sedan and fired multiple rounds at the teen, according to Chicago Police.
One person was killed and another was injured in a multi-vehicle crash Thursday evening that briefly shut down the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side. The crash happened about 11 p.m. on Interstate 90 near 79th Street, according to Chicago Fire Media.
A man was injured in a rollover crash late Wednesday in the Forest Glen neighborhood on the Northwest Side. At 11:36 p.m., the 37-year-old was driving a vehicle east on Foster Avenue near Cicero Avenue when it crashed into a concrete bridge support, flipped over and crossed into the westbound lane of traffic where it was stuck by another vehicle, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago: Two people were critically injured when a car slammed into a tree late Wednesday in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. At 11:38 p.m., a 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser traveling east at a high rate of speed in the 6100 block of West Higgins lost control and struck a tree, according to Chicago Police and Chicago Fire Media Affairs. No other vehicles were involved in the crash
Chicago: A man was shot and seriously wounded Thursday night in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. The 22-year-old was walking on the sidewalk about 9:10 p.m. in the 200 block of East 58th Street when he heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police.
Two people were taken into custody Tuesday night after a man fired a handgun into the ground during a fight on the Near North Side. Officers responded about 10:20 p.m. to a call of shots fired in the 1100 block of North Dearborn and obtained a description of a vehicle that was involved in the incident, according to Chicago Police. Officers then spotted the vehicle in the first block of West Oak and approached a 51-year-old man who was changing a tire.
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Three people were injured Tuesday night when a car crashed into a light pole on Lake Shore Drive near the Hyde Park neighborhood on the South Side. A black Dodge Charger was speeding north shortly before 11:30 p.m. when the driver lost control and crashed into the pole in the 5400 block of South Lake Shore Drive, according to Chicago Police.
A person was found dead outdoors Monday evening in the South Side Avalon Park neighborhood, according to Chicago Police. The male, whose exact age wasn’t known, was found about 8:50 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Stony Island, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office didn’t immediately confirm the death.
1 Dead, at Least 23 Wounded in New Year's Weekend Shootings Across Chicago - WLS
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1900 N Western Ave: no casualities
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Rockford, Illinois shooting at Albert Ave and Blaisdell St: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 8100 S Drexel Ave: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1 N Wabash Ave: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 6100 N Claremont Ave: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 3900 W Cornelia Ave: 1 killed
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 500 W 127th Pl: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 5400 W Jackson Blvd: 2 injured
A man showed up at Rush University Medical Center early Sunday with multiple gunshot wounds, but wouldn’t provide police with any details about the incident. At 1:18 a.m., the 23-year-old showed up at Rush, 1653 W. Congress Parkway, with gunshot wounds to his right calf and left thigh, according to Chicago Police. He was being transferred to Stroger Hospital.
No one was injured in an arson fire early Sunday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A man used an accelerant to start a fire at 1:52 a.m. in the basement of an apartment building in the 6900 block of South Normal, according to Chicago Police.
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Three men were wounded, one critically, in a shooting at a bar early Sunday in the West Ridge neighborhood on the North Side. The men were inside of a bar about 1:35 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Howard when another male opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
A man was stabbed Saturday evening in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. At 5:43 p.m., the 19-year-old was stabbed in his neck in the 5200 block of South Loomis, according to Chicago Police.
Police in the South Suburbs have left a home they surrounded earlier today leading to a tense standoff. Police used a loudspeaker to ask a man to exit a home with his hands in the air. The activity appeared to be centered around a home on Ellis near Lincoln Avenue.3 month ago
Police in the South Suburbs have left a home they surrounded earlier today leading to a tense standoff. Police used a loudspeaker to ask a man to exit a home with his hands in the air. The activity appeared to be centered around a home on Ellis near Lincoln Avenue.
A man was found shot Saturday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The 33-year-old was discovered with a gunshot wound to the face about 9 p.m. in the basement of a home in the 1400 block of North Lotus, Chicago Police said.
A man was hurt when someone shot him in the face with a pellet gun Saturday night at a CTA station on the Near North Side. About 9 p.m., the 21-year-old was sitting on the platform of the Grand Station when a male got onto a Red Line train and then fired a shot from a pellet gun at him, Chicago Police said.
Man was shot Saturday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. The 26-year-old was shot in the right foot about 7:10 p.m. in the 300 block of South Kilbourn, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
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