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  • Jury acquits man in fatal shooting of former Simeon football star

    Jury acquits man in fatal shooting of former Simeon football star
    A Detroit man charged in last fall’s fatal shooting of former Simeon football standout Demarius Reed was acquitted by a jury Monday evening. Ed Jemeal Thomas, 21, was accused of handing a gun to a friend who then shot and killed Reed during an...
  • Cop fired after shooting dog in front of girl, 6

    Cop fired after shooting dog in front of girl, 6
    A police officer in southwest suburban Hometown has been fired days after fatally shooting a dog in front of a 6-year-old girl, officials said. The dog's owners said their 1-year-old German Shepherd mix, named Apollo, had run out the front door of their...
  • Hammond police seek 2 in shooting of Addison family

    Hammond police seek 2 in shooting of Addison family
    An Addison woman and her two daughters remain hospitalized today as police continue to search for two men who shot them Sunday morning in Hammond, authorities said. The woman, 41, and the girls, ages 15 and 12, were wounded as they drove away from the men...
  • Bail denied for 2 men charged in shooting of boy, 3

    Bail denied for 2 men charged in shooting of boy, 3
    Two reputed gang members who allegedly targeted a rival and instead shot a 3-year-old boy in the abdomen were ordered held without bail this afternoon by a Cook County judge. Alger Sanchez, 19, of the 4100 block of S. Francisco Avenue, and Anton Aseves,...
  • Police: Boy, 15, charged with murder in death of teen

    Police: Boy, 15, charged with murder in death of teen
    A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder following the slaying last week of a 16-year-old boy who was inside an apartment when he was shot in the neck on the Southwest Side, police said. The suspect, who is not being identified by police, is...
  • Testimony Wraps Up In New Britain Murder Trial

    NEW BRITAIN — The uncle of accused murderer Jonathan Gibbs took responsibility for the 2013 fatal shooting of Issaac Smith last year, Gibbs' ex-girlfriend testified Monday. "He said that he was the one who shot the gun," Jessica Crebase said....
  • Homewood cop fired after shooting dog

    Homewood cop fired after shooting dog
    A police officer in southwest suburban Hometown was fired today days after fatally shooting shooting a dog in front of a 6-year-old girl, officials said. The dog's owners said their one-year-old German Shepherd mix, named Apollo, had run out the front...
  • Jury Finds Hartford Man Guilty Of Fatal Shooting In 2011

    HARTFORD — A jury has found a 32-year-old city man guilty of murder for fatally shooting another man outside a city bar in 2011. In addition to murder, Andre Gill was convicted Wednesday of carrying a pistol without a permit, making a false...
  • Man killed in lightning strike was about to enter USC

    Man killed in lightning strike was about to enter USC
    Nick Fagnano was ready — excited even — to start school again. The 20-year-old received word in the spring that he'd been accepted to USC after two grueling years in community college. So he quit his job working in a bar at the Ace Hotel,...
  • New Haven Police Make Arrest In Shooting Investigation

    New Haven Police Make Arrest In Shooting Investigation
    NEW HAVEN – A 22-year old convicted felon was taken into custody Tuesday as the prime suspect in a shooting incident that occurred on Hallock Avenue July 17, 2014. New Haven Police said they responded to a report of shots fired at 23 Hallock Ave....
  • Israel pummels Gaza; Kerry steps up diplomatic push

    Israel pummels Gaza; Kerry steps up diplomatic push
    Israeli forces pounded Gaza on Wednesday, meeting stiff resistance from Hamas Islamists and sending thousands of residents fleeing, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on a visit to Israel ceasefire talks had made some progress. In a blow to...