A teenage boy was shot to death and a 60-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by attack Tuesday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The men were walking at 9:34 p.m. in the 2200 block of South Kildare when a gray Jaguar drove by and someone inside opened fire

Map. History of Illinois conflict

21 August 2018
A motorcyclist has died following an accident that took place in Edwardsville early Wednesday. The crash happened around 6 a.m. on Route 157 between Fruit and Hazel Rd on a two-lane highway.
Police said they were flagged down early Wednesday morning in South Chicago. A man told them his wife and daughter were trapped inside their burning home. Two police sergeants forced their way inside the home in the 7900-block of South Muskegon Avenue around 3 a.m. to rescue the man's wife. The officers were taken to University of Chicago Medical Center for  evaluation3 month ago
Police said they were flagged down early Wednesday morning in South Chicago. A man told them his wife and daughter were trapped inside their burning home. Two police sergeants forced their way inside the home in the 7900-block of South Muskegon Avenue around 3 a.m. to rescue the man's wife. The officers were taken to University of Chicago Medical Center for evaluation
3 month ago
A woman walked into Swedish Covenant Hospital with a gunshot wound early Wednesday after being shot in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The woman said she was a passenger in a vehicle traveling northbound about 3:30 a.m. in the 300 block of North Cicero when she was shot in the neck. She was not sure where the shots came from
3 month ago
Early morning house fire that left two homes damaged in the Metro East. Officials confirm that fire happened at 5000 St. Barbara and crews are still on scene assessing the damage
A 15-year-old girl was fatally shot Tuesday night while sitting on a front porch in the South Side Englewood neighborhood, police said. The girl was sitting with a group of teenagers about 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Carpenter when someone fired shots, possibly from a gangway, according to Chicago Police.3 month ago
A 15-year-old girl was fatally shot Tuesday night while sitting on a front porch in the South Side Englewood neighborhood, police said. The girl was sitting with a group of teenagers about 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Carpenter when someone fired shots, possibly from a gangway, according to Chicago Police.
3 month ago
Fatal motorcylce crash has the ramp closed from EB I-88 to Ogden
3 month ago
Two people, including a young girl in a wheelchair, were rescued from a home that caught fire early Wednesday in South Chicago. Police officers were flagged down by a man who said his home had caught fire and his family was still inside at 2:58 a.m. at the 7950 South Muskegon Avenue, according to Chicago Police and Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs.
3 month ago
A 16-year-old girl was wounded in a shooting Tuesday evening in the West Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side. The girl suffered a gunshot wound to the thigh at 6:27 p.m. in the 2100 block of West Touhy, according to Chicago Police. The circumstances of the shooting weren't immediately known.
3 month ago
At least two people were injured early Wednesday when a building was engulfed in flames in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Firefighters responded to an extra alarm fire shortly before 3 a.m. at 2630 West 24th Street, according to Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs.
A person was shot Tuesday night in south suburban Harvey. Police responded to a call of multiple shots fired about 11 p.m. in the 15000 block of Western Avenue and found a person with gunshot wounds about half a block away. The person was taken to Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey where he was in serious condition.3 month ago
A person was shot Tuesday night in south suburban Harvey. Police responded to a call of multiple shots fired about 11 p.m. in the 15000 block of Western Avenue and found a person with gunshot wounds about half a block away. The person was taken to Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey where he was in serious condition.
A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 29-year-old man was walking when someone in a passing vehicle fired shots about 12:40 a.m. in the 1100 block of South Wentworth, according to Chicago Police.3 month ago
A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 29-year-old man was walking when someone in a passing vehicle fired shots about 12:40 a.m. in the 1100 block of South Wentworth, according to Chicago Police.
3 month ago
A man who was shot multiple times in the torso in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side was dropped off at Little Company of Mary Hospital Tuesday night, The 28-year-old man was shot at 10:48 p.m. in the 1500 block of West 88th Street, but was unable to provide details about what happened
3 month ago
A teenage boy was shot to death and a 60-year-old man was wounded in a drive-by attack Tuesday night in the Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The men were walking at 9:34 p.m. in the 2200 block of South Kildare when a gray Jaguar drove by and someone inside opened fire
Man and woman seriously injured jumping from second-floor window to escape fire that engulfed an apartment building on the West Side early this morning3 month ago
Man and woman seriously injured jumping from second-floor window to escape fire that engulfed an apartment building on the West Side early this morning
3 month ago
Police are warning residents of masked robbers who targeted two businesses in the Irving Park and Albany Park neighborhoods on the North Side. In both robberies, two males who had a handgun and were wearing ski masks entered the businesses and demanded money and property, Chicago Police said.
3 month ago
Two people were critically injured when an abandoned building caught fire early Tuesday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, according to Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs. The fire broke out about 3:13 a.m. near the intersection of Monroe Street and South Kildare Avenue
3 month ago
A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Tuesday in South Chicago. The 20-year-old man was walking outside when a black vehicle drove by and someone inside fired shots about 12:30 a.m. in the 8300 block of South Colfax, Chicago Police said.
A man died Sunday evening after he was stabbed in the head last month in northwest suburban Wheeling. Rafael Zacarias, 24, of Wheeling, suffered multiple stab wounds to the head about 3 a.m. April 22 in the 500 block of East Merle Lane, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office
3 month ago
A man was seriously injured Monday evening in a fiery crash after his Mercedes struck a CTA bus while he was fleeing from police in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The man was driving a black Mercedes in the 3800 block of West Washington Boulevard in the East Garfield Park neighborhood when he made an illegal lane change and officers tried to pull him over
3 month ago
A man who was wounded in a drive-by shooting Saturday afternoon in the Homan Square neighborhood on the West Side has died, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office
3 month ago
Armed robbery 29th/Michigan 2 males took a backpack and wallet
A man was shot Monday night in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 28-year-old man was sitting on his front porch when someone he didn’t know walked up and fired shots about 11 p.m. in the 2100 block of California, according to Chicago Police.3 month ago
A man was shot Monday night in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 28-year-old man was sitting on his front porch when someone he didn’t know walked up and fired shots about 11 p.m. in the 2100 block of California, according to Chicago Police.
3 month ago
Mount Sinai Hospital placed on lockdown
On-duty gas station employee arrested after shooting man in Gresham3 month ago
On-duty gas station employee arrested after shooting man in Gresham
A 23-year-old man was injured in a hit-and-run crash on Chicago's West Side Monday morning, Chicago police said. The victim was walking with a friend on the sidewalk when a dark-colored Jeep hit him in the 3200-block of West Walnut just before 3 a.m., police said. The crash actually pinned the man up against the front porch of a house.3 month ago
A 23-year-old man was injured in a hit-and-run crash on Chicago's West Side Monday morning, Chicago police said. The victim was walking with a friend on the sidewalk when a dark-colored Jeep hit him in the 3200-block of West Walnut just before 3 a.m., police said. The crash actually pinned the man up against the front porch of a house.
Police made an extensive search for evidence after a man was shot early Monday in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. About 1:30 a.m., the 26-year-old man was shot while he was on the street in the 7600 block of South Halsted, Chicago Police said. He was taken University of Chicago Medical Center with a gunshot wound to his leg. His condition had stabilized.3 month ago
Police made an extensive search for evidence after a man was shot early Monday in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. About 1:30 a.m., the 26-year-old man was shot while he was on the street in the 7600 block of South Halsted, Chicago Police said. He was taken University of Chicago Medical Center with a gunshot wound to his leg. His condition had stabilized.
3 month ago
A man woke up to find he was shot in his buttocks early Sunday in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side. The 23-year-old man said he was at a party and later woke up with a gunshot wound sometime between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. in the 1400 block of West Estes, according to Chicago Police.
3 month ago
A 33-year-old man was allegedly stabbed by his father late Saturday in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. The man suffered a minor stab wound to his right thigh at 11:02 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Vincennes, according to Chicago Police. He was treated at the scene, but refused to go to a hospital.
3 month ago
A man was shot shot Sunday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. About 9:30 p.m., the 22-year-old heard shots when he was standing on a sidewalk in the 5800 block of South Sangamon Street, Chicago Police said. He was hit in his right cheek and was taken to University of Illinois Hospital, where his condition stabilized
3 month ago
A man was found shot to death early Sunday in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood on the Southwest Side, according to police. About 3:30 a.m., officers found 26-year-old Victor Calderon suffering from gunshot wounds to his chest and right leg on a sidewalk in the 2200 block of South Hoyne, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
We respect your privacy. Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, analytics, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree