A man was wounded in a drive-by shooting early Sunday in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 26-year-old was walking on a sidewalk about 3 a.m. in the 3500 block of North Menard when someone in a vehicle fired shots, striking him in the right foot, according to Chicago Police.
A man was wounded in a shooting Sunday morning in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 21-year-old was shot in the abdomen at 6:47 a.m. in the 5300 block of South Talman, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
Two men were shot, one fatally, Saturday night in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood. At about 10:30 p.m., the men were in a Chevy Equinox traveling southbound on South Ashland Avenue near 50th when two men in a dark-colored SUV started shooting at them.
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A man was shot and killed while waiting to get on the Eisenhower Expressway early this morning, causing his car to roll onto the expressway and into the wall
A man was stabbed during an attempted robbery on a Metra train heading into Chicago. The man was standing in the vestibule of a Milwaukee District-North Line train about 10:30 a.m. when five males tried to rob him, according to Metra spokeswoman Katie Dahlstrom
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An out-of-control vehicle damaged several vehicles, sending one car into a restaurant and injuring two people Saturday. A heavy duty Dodge Ram pickup truck with an attached trailer was traveling northbound in Manheim when the driver lost control after hitting a pothole, police said. According to authorities, the truck then went over the median and plowed into the Victoria Restaurant.
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Police say a 24-year-old man fell to his death from the 21st floor of a high-rise building in a busy shopping and entertainment area of Chicago. Chicago police say investigators are trying to determine if the unidentified man fell accidentally on Saturday or there were other circumstances.
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Two people were wounded in a shooting early Sunday on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the South Side. The pair, whose ages and genders weren’t immediately known, showed up at St. Bernard Hospital about 3:30 a.m. and told Chicago Police they had been shot while traveling on Interstate 94 near 76th Street, according to Illinois State Police. Their conditions were stabilized.
A man was accidentally shot late Saturday at an apartment in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. At 11:23 p.m., the 20-year-old was in the apartment in the 5800 block of South Shields when someone he knows pulled out a handgun that accidentally went off, according to Chicago Police.
A man was wounded in a shooting early Sunday in the West Side Homan Square neighborhood. The 30-year-old was standing on a sidewalk about 1:40 a.m. in the 3600 block of West Lexington when another male shot him in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.
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A man was shot early Friday in the South Side Park Manor neighborhood. The 34-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to the leg about 2:55 a.m. in the 100 block of East 75th Street, according to Chicago Police. The circumstances of the shooting weren’t immediately known.
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One of two men convicted of killing an off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer outside a Bellwood VFW hall will be sentenced Friday. It happened in 2013 while Cuauhtemoc Estrada was hosting a Christmas party. He saw two armed masked men trying to rob his daughter and her boyfriend and tried to stop them and was shot and killed.
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A 23-year-old man has been charged with stabbing an employee of a social services organization to death Tuesday evening in the West Rogers Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Richard Jones, 23, is charged with a felony count of first-degree murder in the death of 50-year-old Anthony Houston, authorities said.
A 50-year-old man was shot late Thursday while delivering food in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. The man was delivering food at 10:57 p.m. in the 5400 block of South Indiana when several males walked up and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. One of the males then pulled out a handgun during an ensuing struggle and fired a shot that struck the man in his leg.
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A 27-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Thursday afternoon in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. He was inside a vehicle about 4:30 p.m. when another vehicle pulled up to him in the 700 block of West 83rd Street, according to Chicago Police.
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Woman, 27, shot in Gresham: She was shot in the face about 4:30 p.m. in the 700 block of West 83rd Street, according to Chicago Police.
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