A 55-year-old grandmother was mugged early Monday morning while waiting at a CTA bus stop on Chicago's North Side. The woman was waiting for the bus in the 2400-block of North Ashland Avenue around 4:50 a.m. when police said woman driving a red SUV pulled up and two males got out of the vehicle and pulled out handguns. Police said they took her purse and fled the scene.

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A 63-year-old man with a concealed carry license shot an attempted armed robber Monday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood
A 51-year-old woman died Tuesday morning after she jumped from the upper floor of an apartment building that caught fire on Chicago's North Side. There was a massive response to the fire in the 1700-block of West Touhy Avenue in the city's Rogers Park neighborhood.3 month ago
A 51-year-old woman died Tuesday morning after she jumped from the upper floor of an apartment building that caught fire on Chicago's North Side. There was a massive response to the fire in the 1700-block of West Touhy Avenue in the city's Rogers Park neighborhood.
A 55-year-old grandmother was mugged early Monday morning while waiting at a CTA bus stop on Chicago's North Side. The woman was waiting for the bus in the 2400-block of North Ashland Avenue around 4:50 a.m. when police said woman driving a red SUV pulled up and two males got out of the vehicle and pulled out handguns. Police said they took her purse and fled the scene.3 month ago
A 55-year-old grandmother was mugged early Monday morning while waiting at a CTA bus stop on Chicago's North Side. The woman was waiting for the bus in the 2400-block of North Ashland Avenue around 4:50 a.m. when police said woman driving a red SUV pulled up and two males got out of the vehicle and pulled out handguns. Police said they took her purse and fled the scene.
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One man was killed and two others were wounded early Tuesday in a shooting in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side
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Chicago police have charged an underage driver with running over a 12-year-old boy near Ogden Park. The incident happened near Ogden Park on the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Monday.
A man died after driving into a retention pond in north suburban Libertyville Monday. Firefighters received a call about a car floating in the pond around 5 p.m. They tried to put a lifejacket on the driver and pull him out, but a diver was sent in to rescue him when the car started to sink.
Police are investigating after a man broke into a home in Glen Carbon and robbed the residents at gunpoint early Monday morning. A man entered the home through an unlocked door of a home on the 2000 block of Blue Springs Court a little before 1:30 a.m. The victims told police the man was wearing a mask, glasses and all black clothing when he threatened them and took several items from the home.
Three people were shot early Tuesday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Three men were standing in an empty parking lot when four males they did not know walked up and opened fire about 2:50 a.m. in the 4000 block of West 5th Avenue. A 21-year-old was critically wounded in the shooting. He was shot multiple times in the chest and was taken to Stroger Hospital3 month ago
Three people were shot early Tuesday in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Three men were standing in an empty parking lot when four males they did not know walked up and opened fire about 2:50 a.m. in the 4000 block of West 5th Avenue. A 21-year-old was critically wounded in the shooting. He was shot multiple times in the chest and was taken to Stroger Hospital
A 15-year-old and 18-year-old man were shot early Tuesday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.  The two were sitting in a vehicle and eating when another vehicle pulled up and someone fired shots at them at 12:28 a.m. in the 1000 block of North Spaulding, according to Chicago Police.3 month ago
A 15-year-old and 18-year-old man were shot early Tuesday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The two were sitting in a vehicle and eating when another vehicle pulled up and someone fired shots at them at 12:28 a.m. in the 1000 block of North Spaulding, according to Chicago Police.
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A man was wounded in a shooting early Tuesday in the Wentworth Gardens neighborhood on the South Side. The 32-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk near the parking lot of an apartment complex when he heard shots and felt pain at 2:07 a.m. in the 200 block of West 38th Place, according to Chicago Police.
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2 shot 1032 N Spaulding Male - Lower back, Male Both legs
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Wrightwood and Kimball armed carjacking 2 males took a blue Tucson
The 25-year-old man was standing outside when a male got out of a vehicle and fired shots about 11:35 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Ferdinand. He was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was in serious condition, police said.3 month ago
The 25-year-old man was standing outside when a male got out of a vehicle and fired shots about 11:35 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Ferdinand. He was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was in serious condition, police said.
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A 39-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Monday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. The man was standing on a sidewalk about 9:30 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Oakley when someone in a gray sedan fired shots, striking him in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.
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A 15-year-old girl was wounded in a drive-by shooting Monday evening in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood. The girl was walking with two friends at 6:04 p.m. in the 3600 block of South Indiana when she heard gunfire and saw a black vehicle drive off, according to Chicago Police.
A man was shot while driving on Lake Shore Drive on the North Side Sunday night, Chicago police said. The 24-year-old driver was going north in the 2600-block of Lake Shore Drive at about 9:30 p.m. when someone inside a black sedan pulled up and fired shots3 month ago
A man was shot while driving on Lake Shore Drive on the North Side Sunday night, Chicago police said. The 24-year-old driver was going north in the 2600-block of Lake Shore Drive at about 9:30 p.m. when someone inside a black sedan pulled up and fired shots
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A 49-year-old man shot and seriously wounded a 20-year-old man who refused to leave his property Monday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. At 7:08 p.m., the younger man walked into the other man’s yard in the 700 block of North Monticello and refused to leave, according to Chicago Police. During an ensuing confrontation, the younger man walked toward the homeowner, who pulled out a gun and shot him in the chest
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19-year-old man who was shot and injured Sunday morning on the West Side died from his injuries more than eight hours later, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Andre Stephens, of the 5300 block of West Ferdinand Street, was shot in the back and abdomen just before 9 a.m. in the 700 block of N. Trumbull Avenue in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said.
Chicago police are investigating after an 11-year-old boy was found fatally shot in the West Pullman neighborhood Monday morning. Officers responded to a two-story brick apartment building in the 900-block of West 119th Street at about 1 a.m. after receiving an EMS call for an unresponsive child3 month ago
Chicago police are investigating after an 11-year-old boy was found fatally shot in the West Pullman neighborhood Monday morning. Officers responded to a two-story brick apartment building in the 900-block of West 119th Street at about 1 a.m. after receiving an EMS call for an unresponsive child
Police are investigating a home invasion in Shiloh Illinois that happened on Monday, June 2. The incident happened around 1:30a.m. on Blue Spruce Court and Mahogany Lane. According to police, the suspect entered the home without permission pointed a gun at the couple and demanded money.
Two people were killed in a crash involving a wrong-way driver on I-57 in Country Club Hills Sunday night, Illinois State Police said. The crash occurred in the northbound lanes of I-57 at 183rd Street at about 9:21 p.m., police said. A vehicle was traveling southbound and struck a vehicle going northbound. The drivers of both vehicles were killed.
An 11-year-old boy was found dead in a pool of blood in a Far South Side apartment early this morning3 month ago
An 11-year-old boy was found dead in a pool of blood in a Far South Side apartment early this morning
Police are investigating a home in the 900 block of West 119th Street where an 11-year-old was found dead with head trauma3 month ago
Police are investigating a home in the 900 block of West 119th Street where an 11-year-old was found dead with head trauma
3 month ago
A man was shot early Monday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. About 3:40 a.m., the 29-year-old was outside in the 5600 block of South Princeton Avenue when someone in a black SUV drove by and fired shots, Chicago Police said. He was struck in the back. The man was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition, police said.
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A 21-year-old man was shot several times Sunday night in the West Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. About 10:50 p.m., the man was in the 8200 block of South Wentworth Avenue when he was shot in his face, neck and back, Chicago Police said.
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Five people were injured, two of them critically, when a stolen vehicle crashed into a CTA minivan Sunday morning in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood. About 7 a.m., an officer saw the stolen vehicle commit a "minor traffic infraction" in the 4000 block of West Augusta, according to Chicago Police. The officer then tried to pull the vehicle over, but it took off and crashed into the minivan before striking a fire hydrant and ejecting a 21-year-old man
3 month ago
A few calls 3-5 shots heard 5100 W Henderson
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5238 W Grand El Burrito Amigo was robbed, they took the cash register
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A man was shot Sunday night in the West Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side. The 32-year-old was standing on a sidewalk about 11:05 p.m. in the 6200 block of South Vernon Avenue when someone approached him and fired shots. The man was hit in his leg, and was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition stabilized, police said.
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A man was seriously wounded in a shooting Sunday morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 22-year-old was standing outside with a group of people when someone began firing shots at 8:58 a.m. in the 700 block of North Trumbull
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