A 17-year-old boy was shot early Friday in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. About 2 a.m., the boy was walking down the street when a red vehicle approached and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police. The boy was struck three times in the back.
A 78-year-old Joliet man was found dead after a fire Thursday in southwest suburban Joliet. Authorities found Otis Bloodsaw about 3:35 a.m. inside a home that had been on fire in the 300 block of South Chicago Street in Joliet, according to the Will County coroner’s office. Details on the fire were not immediately available.
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Man charged with shooting at security guard in Armour Square
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1600 S Harding Ave: no casualities
A 21-year-old woman died Sunday, three days after she was injured when a vehicle left the road and crashed into a building in southwest suburban Lockport. Ashley Miller was a passenger in a vehicle that left the road in the 800 block of Princeton Avenue in Lockport about 2:40 p.m. Nov. 2, according to the Will County sheriff’s office.
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A man who ran from a traffic stop in Johnson County, Illinois is back in custody. Michael Lafond, 30, was arrested on Thursday, Nov. 9. He was found near the Goreville area. According to Illinois State Police, Lafond was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 8100 S Colfax Ave: 1 killed
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 5800 W Roosevelt Rd: 1 injured
Springfield, Illinois shooting at MacArthur Blvd and Edwards St: 1 injured
A man was shot to death Tuesday afternoon in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Armondo Reyes, 28, was standing near his vehicle in an alley just after 4:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of South Sacramento when someone walked up, opened fired and then drove off in a light-colored SUV, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
A man was found shot to death early Wednesday in the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side, police said. About 2:30 a.m., officers found a 30-year-old man lying on the ground in the 8100 block of South Colfax, according to Chicago Police.
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Three police officers in far northwest suburban Marengo rushed into a burning home Monday night to save a man who was trapped inside. Emergency crews were called around 10:15 p.m. for reports of a structure fire at a home in the 700-block of East Grant Highway, also known as US Highway 20, police said.
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Round Lake Beach: A woman has been charged in connection to the death of her six-year-old son. Jamie Jones, 29, was charged with two counts of first degree murder and concealment of a homicidal death.
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Jerseyville: Two adults have been charged with first-degree murder after a 6-year-old Illinois boy died from extreme malnourishment, officials said. Michael Roberts, the boy’s father, and Georgena Roberts, his stepmother, have been charged with first degree murder. They also face two counts of endangering the life and health of a child, according to KTVI.
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 2000 N Pulaski Rd: 1 injured
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 1600 N Austin Ave: 1 injured
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 4000 W Carroll Ave: 1 injured
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 2000 W Cermak Rd: 2 injured
Chicago: A man was wounded in a shooting Monday morning in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side. About 5:15 p.m., the 32-year-old was in the 2000 block of North Pulaski when three males walked up and one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and shot him in the upper left leg, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago: A 38-year-old man was seriously wounded in a shooting Sunday evening near the Chicago Skyway on the South Side. At 6:15 p.m., he was in his vehicle in the 6600 block of South State near the Chicago Skyway when someone fired shots from an unknown vehicle, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago: A 39-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded Sunday evening in the South Side Gresham neighborhood. At 5:46 p.m., he was outside in the 8400 block of South Hamilton when two unknown males got out of a gray-colored vehicle, took out a weapon and demanded his property, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago: A 41-year-old man was shot Sunday evening in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. He was walking about 7:45 p.m. in the 6300 block of South Mozart when he heard shots and realized he was shot in the right arm, Chicago Police said.
Galesburg, Illinois shooting at 600 W Tompkins St: 1 injured
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 6700 S East End Ave: no casualities
Chicago, Illinois shooting at 10500 S Green St: 1 killed
Rockford, Illinois shooting at E State St and Dawn Ave: no casualities
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Chicago: police officers were involved in a shootout with a suspect in the South Shore neighborhood Sunday morning. Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 6700-block of South East End Avenue at about 1:45 a.m. The officers returned fire and chased the suspect on foot and took the man into custody, police said. No one was injured in the shooting.
Rockford: Police have set up a large perimeter blocking off several roads in east Rockford for an apparent manhunt after an officer was critically injured after a traffic stop early Sunday morning
Police officer sent to hospital after fight
Chicago: A suspect tried to rob a man using a pellet gun early Sunday but instead was shot multiple times with a handgun in the Oakland neighborhood on the South Side. A 23-year-old man was walking into his home about 1:20 a.m. when a 20-year-old walked up behind him in the 500 block of East 38th and pulled out what appeared to be a gun while he announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police.