A woman suffered a graze wound early Wednesday in the Lake View neighborhood on the North Side. The woman, 19, was getting into a vehicle when shots were fired about 12:50 a.m. in the 3700 block of West Addison, according to Chicago Police.
A male was shot early Wednesday in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side. The male was shot in the arm about 1:21 a.m. in the first block of South Menard Avenue, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
Widespread power outages were reported after a crash in northwest suburban Hanover Park. A vehicle struck an electric pole Tuesday night in the area of Cloverdale Road and Lake Street, said Hanover police.
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A man was stabbed by his friend Tuesday morning in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side. The 32-year-old man was stabbed in the chest by his friend after an argument about 11 p.m. in the 4500 block of South Michigan, Chicago Police said.
A man was shot and killed Tuesday morning in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 24-year-old man was shot in the back about 12:25 a.m. in the 6800 block of S. Normal, according to Chicago Police.
A male was shot and killed Monday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. The male, whose age was unknown, was shot in the torso about 4:20 a.m. in the 2200 block of South Keeler, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
A man was killed when he was shot in the head and neck early Monday in the Grand Crossing neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 34-year-old man was sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle when a tan-colored vehicle pulled up and fired shots about 2:10 a.m. in the 7400 block of South Stony Island Avenue, Chicago Police said.
Police are looking for a man missing from the Lake View East neighborhood on the North Side who was last seen in River North. Daymon Seals, 39, has been missing since Sunday afternoon from the 600 block of West Grace, according to Chicago Police.
A man was stabbed Sunday evening in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. About 6:10 p.m., the 22-year-old was in the 5500 block of West Jackson when he was stabbed in his right arm, Chicago Police said.
A 50-year-old woman was grazed by a bullet Saturday night while sitting in the living room of a home in the South Side Bridgeport neighborhood. At 11:23 p.m., the woman was sitting inside the home in the 2900 block of South Loomis when someone fired shots from outside, according to Chicago Police
A New Athens police officer was making a traffic stop in his patrol car when his vehicle was struck by a mini van. Police said the driver of the mini van was detained by an assisting officer.
A woman was struck in the head with a bottle in a bowling alley in the Goose Island neighborhood on the South Side. The 26-year-old woman struck with the bottle during a fight about 1:35 a.m. in the 1500 block of N. Clybourn, Chicago Police said.
A state fire investigator says the cause of a house fire that killed four children and two adults from the same northern Illinois family cannot be determined
One man was shot and killed and another man was shot in the legs early Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. The two men were standing on the sidewalk when they heard shots and felt pain about 12:58 a.m. in the 1500 block of West 80th Street, police said.
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A man found dead inside a burning car in northwest suburban Mount Prospect had been shot multiple times, an autopsy has found. Authorities were called about the car fire at 12:03 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Algonquin Road, near the intersection with Dempster Street, according to a statement from Mount Prospect police. The first officers who arrived found the car engulfed in flames and tried to put the fire out with fire extinguishers.
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A man was fatally shot Saturday night in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood on the Far South Side. About 8:50 p.m., the 28-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 700 East block of 133rd Street when someone fired shots and struck him, Chicago Police said.
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A person was found stabbed to death Friday morning following a crash in the Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said. The male, whose age was not immediately known, was found with stab wounds to his body about 4:40 a.m. after the vehicle he was riding in crashed in the 4800 block of West Diversey, according to Chicago Police. He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead
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A 14-year-old boy was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Friday in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side. The boy was walking about 12:45 a.m. in the 1700 block of West Beach when someone in a passing black vehicle opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
A Park Ridge woman died after she was hit by a car Wednesday evening while crossing a street in the northwest suburb. Bina Chowdhury, 42, was walking west across Potter Road north of Farrell Avenue at 6:13 p.m. when she was hit by a southbound Mazda 3, according to Park Ridge police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. She was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.
A man convicted of killing a Chicago police officer in 2010 was sentenced Wednesday.
A judge sentenced Blake Williams to 55 years for the murder and 21 years for the armed robbery, for a total of 76 years in prison. Last April, a jury convicted Williams of first degree murder and armed robbery for the 2010 death of Chicago police Officer David Blake.
A man was wounded Wednesday night in a West Side Austin neighborhood shooting. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk at 11:16 p.m. when he heard shots and felt pain in the 5200 block of West Adams, according to Chicago Police.
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A 1-year-old boy was among two people rescued when a fire broke out Wednesday night in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. At 9:19 p.m., firefighters responded to a call of people trapped in a burning building in the 5600 block of South Damen, according to Chicago Fire and Police Departments. Crews rescued the baby and an adult, the only occupants, the fire department said. The baby was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in serious condition with injuries from smoke inhalation. The adult didn’t need medical treatment.
A carjacking on the Near North Side led to a deadly crash. The carjacking happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of West Walton. Surveillance video shows the 29-year-old suspect approaching a 31-year-old taxi driver, forcing him out out of his vehicle, and then taking off.
A man was shot four times Tuesday afternoon in the Wentworth Gardens neighborhood on the South Side. The 18-year-old man was shot about 1:38 p.m. in the 3800 block of South Princeton Avenue, Chicago Police said.
A woman found dead morning in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood was strangled, an autopsy Tuesday found. Officers responded about 11:44 a.m. to the 1500 block of South Kolin Avenue and found the woman, 26-year-old Danisha Thompson, unresponsive inside a home, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. Officers saw signs of a struggle