A 35-year-old man who was shot and killed Friday night in Austin has been identified. 35-year-old Jamaal Brown was standing in the 5300 block of West Lake Street when someone shot him in the chest, Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office said
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Barstow Road is closed in both directions for a reportedly overturned semi. The crash was reported around 4 a.m. Monday, January 8th. According to the Rock Island County Sheriff's Department, Diesel fuel was leaking and Hazmat was at the scene working to prevent it from spreading into the Rock River.
A shooting outside a nightclub in the west suburbs has left several people injured. The shooting happened just after 1 a.m. Monday at Avenue23 Bar, located at 2305 St Charles Rd., in Bellwood. Police say it started with a fight inside the bar.
A 31-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by shooting Monday morning in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. He was outside about 3:30 a.m. in the 5400 block of West Eddy when someone shot him in the right leg from a passing vehicle, according ot Chicago Police.
The St. Clair County Sheriff Department says a domestic dispute lead to the murder of 50-year-old Paul B. Commons of Belleville, IL. Investigators say 56-year-old Wayne Commons shot his younger brother in the face following an argument late Friday night
Male shot in the right knee 5412 W Eddy Chicago
A Chicago Police officer and two other people were injured in a crash early Saturday on the Near West Side. An officer was responding to reports of shots fired or a person shot in the 2300 block of West Adams when his on-duty police vehicle was involved in a three-vehicle crash at 2:49 a.m. in the 2000 block of West Madison, according to Chicago Police.
Two people were injured in a crash Saturday morning in the North Center neighborhood on the North Side. The crash happened about 4:10 a.m. when the driver lost control of the vehicle, striking a tree and a pole in the 2100 block of West Addison, according to Chicago Police. The passenger, a male whose age was unknown, was ejected from the vehicle.
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Two 16-year-old boys and an 18-year-old man have been charged for their suspected roles in the theft of an 86-year-old man’s vehicle in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. About 11 a.m., the 86-year-old was was in traffic in the 600 block of South Kostner when his 2017 beige Cadillac was bumped in the rear, according to Chicago Police.
A 31-year-old man was shot early Saturday on the Near West Side. He was walking in an alley about 2:20 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Jackson when an unknown male approached him, took out a gun and fired shots before running away, according to Chicago Police.
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Chicago police investigating allegations that officer who fatally shot 2 people in 2015 got into an early morning bar fight last month
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.
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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.
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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.
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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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Woman shot during altercation captured on Facebook Live
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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
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1900 N Western Ave: no casualities
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 8100 S Drexel Ave: 1 injured
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