A 23-year-old man was shot early Friday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The man was standing on a sidewalk about 1:10 a.m. in the 5200 block of West Lake Street when someone shot him in the leg, Chicago Police said.

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A 23-year-old man was shot early Friday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The man was standing on a sidewalk about 1:10 a.m. in the 5200 block of West Lake Street when someone shot him in the leg, Chicago Police said.
A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition after a firework exploded in his face on the Far South Side. The incident happened about 8 p.m. Thursday as the boy lit a firework in the 10800 block of South Avenue G, according to the Chicago Police Department.
A 16-year-old accused of killing one teen and critically injuring two other minors in Cahokia Monday has been charged with murder as an adult, law enforcement officials announced Thursday
Police are seeking the public’s help in located three girls reported missing from the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The girls, ages 5, 8 and 14, were last seen Thursday in the 4700 block of North Spaulding Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
A 14-year-old boy was critically injured by a firework explosion Thursday night in the East Chicago neighborhood on the Far South Side. The boy was lighting the firework about 8 p.m. in the 10800 block of South Avenue G when it exploded in his face, Chicago Police said.
A 16-year-old boy was shot late Thursday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. About 11:55 p.m., the boy was crossing the street in the 4100 block of West Madison Street when someone shot him, Chicago Police said
2 people were killed in an apartment fire in the Douglas Park neighborhood
A 67-year-old man was shot early Friday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Just past midnight, the man was approached by two people as he sat in a parked car in an alley of the 7300 block of South Emerald Avenue, according to Chicago Police. The two people shot at him and struck him in the arm.
Three teenagers were shot Thursday night in a drive-by attack in the West Side Homan Square neighborhood. A shooter inside a vehicle opened fire about 9:40 p.m. and wounded the boys, who were standing in the 3700 block of West Lexington, Chicago Police said.
Male shot in the left shoulder 4030 W 21st PL
Authorities are investigating the deaths of a man and a girl in a fire Thursday night in the Douglas Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Emergency crews found the pair about 9 p.m. in the 1600 block of South California, according to Chicago Police.
Felony charges have been filed against a 17-year-old boy who was shot by Chicago police Monday night. The officer who shot the teen was in his squad car near 79th and Yates when investigators said the boy walked up to him after leaving the store near East 79th Street and South Yates Boulevard in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood around 9:30 p.m. and pointed a gun at him
Two people died and several more were injured after a large branch fell on spectators during a fireworks show in Rock Island
A woman was found dead near the Chicago River in Goose Island Thursday morning. The woman was found at about 6:35 a.m. with a bag around her head in the 800 block of West Evergreen Avenue
Two people were critically injured by a lightning strike as people gathered for a Fourth of July fireworks show in northern Illinois and another person was hit by lightning after Chicago's fireworks
Three Chicago Police officers were being treated for minor smoke inhalation after responding to an apartment fire Wednesday night in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side
A man managed to escape his burning car after a hit-and-run crash on Chicago's Southwest Side early Thursday morning, with the help of a bystander who saw it all happen.
A man was shot in the head early Thursday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 26-year-old was sitting on a front porch when a male walked up to him and fired shots about 3:50 a.m. in the 5500 block of South Carpenter, according to Chicago Police.
One person was struck on Thursday morning on the Poplar Street Bridge.
Male shot in the head 5523 S Carpenter
Male shot in the left leg 6803 S Ashland
A man was struck by a vehicle while standing on a sidewalk Wednesday night in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 36-year-old was hit by a 2009 Scion driven by a 29-year-old woman who lost control of the vehicle as she was turning left about 8:45 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Lawrence, according to Chicago Police
A man was found shot in the neck Wednesday night in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot and found the 24-year-old man on the front porch of a residence about 11:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of North Ridgeway, according to Chicago Police.
A man shot while watching fireworks Wednesday evening in the Belmont Central neighborhood on the northwest side. The 34-year-old was sitting on the sidewalk in front of a building watching fireworks when he felt pain in his knee and realized he’d been shot about 9:50 p.m. in the 2300 block of North Mobile, according to Chicago Police
Authorities identify the man shot to death Tuesday by Chicago Police officers in a West Garfield Park neighborhood alley
Westmont apartment building fire. One person was rescued from the fire and taken to a local hospital. The person's condition is unknown.
Chicago police officers exchanged gunfire with a man on the West Side Wednesday morning. Police said they spotted a man with a gun and pursued him on foot in the 900-block of North Massasoit Avenue at about 2:40 a.m.
Three police officers were wounded in South Elgin Tuesday night and the man who police said fired the shots has died, police said.
An officer shot and killed a man who wounded three police officers when he fired at them during a four-hour standoff in South Elgin late Tuesday and early Wednesday
A man was seriously wounded early Wednesday in a shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 24-year-old was sitting in his parked vehicle when someone he didn’t know got out of a black SUV and fired shots about 2:55 a.m. in the 5200 block of South Ashland, according to Chicago Police.
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