| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:22 AM
At least five people were killed and another 11 were wounded in overnight gun violence in Chicago, bringing to more than 50 the number of people shot in the city over the holiday weekend so far, according to police.
Five of the people were shot by police...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:50 PM
At least 13 people have been shot in Chicago at the start of the long holiday weekend, including a woman killed as she sat on a porch near Garfield Park and a man slain in front of a hair salon on the South Side, police said.
Shambreyh R. Barfield, 21,...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
At least 30 people were shot over about 13 hours starting 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon and continuing into early Monday morning. Four of the 30 people shot died and several more remain in critical condition.
The shootings Sunday into Monday brings the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:39 AM
A young woman was killed and at least eight other people injured in shootings on the South and West sides overnight, police said.
Jaynisha Scheffer, 19, was walking down the sidewalk with a group of people in the 2200 block of West 68th Street in West...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:36 AM
Three separate shootings left three men wounded, and police exchanged gunfire with a man in another incident overnight.
Preliminary reports said the man police shot at is in custody and is not injured. Police said a weapon was recovered from the scene....
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:01 PM
One person is dead and at least five others have been wounded in separate shootings on the city's South and West sides since late Saturday morning, police said.
The latest shooting happened shortly before midnight near 51st and Wood streets in the city'...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Shootings across the city left 4 people dead and at least 14 others wounded in a 12-hour period ending about 3 a.m. Sunday morning.
The gun violence from Saturday through early Sunday made it 5 dead and 20 wounded in shootings since late Friday morning....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Five people were wounded in shootings Wednesday, police said.
Someone shot a 17-year-old boy near Montrose Avenue and Whipple Street just after 3 a.m. Wednesday. The person shot walked into Swedish Covenant Hospital with wounds to his hand and foot,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Shootings on the city's South, West and Southwest sides have left four people dead and seven others injured since midday Monday.
The toll includes two women fatally shot in the Ashburn neighbhood Monday morning, as well as the man believed to have...
| Jun 27, 2014
Last Friday night in Stroger Hospital's trauma unit, Michael Soto stood at a woman's side, watching intently as a surgeon treated her for a leg injury, ready to help in any way he could.
The woman, whose leg had been fractured, writhed in pain on her...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:20 AM
A 25-year-old man died Monday night after he was critically injured in a shooting Sunday in the South Side's Bridgeport neighborhood.
David M. Hernandez, of the 6000 block of South Lorel Avenue, was pronounced dead at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of...