| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Three men and six younger teens have been wounded in shootings since mid-morning Sunday, including a 14-year-old found shot in an alley on the city's South Side.
Around 1:20 p.m. Sunday in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue, about a block south of...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Fifteen people were shot, three of them fatally, across the South Side in a 16-hour period starting about 2 p.m. Friday afternoon and continuing into Saturday morning, according to police.
Nine of the 14 were wounded in the Englewood police district - a...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:24 PM
An Englewood man was arrested Thursday and charged in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old in 2011.
Antoine Reynolds, 28, of the 5600 block of South Shields Avenue, and an accomplice opened fire from a gold Cadillac on a group of people on a sidewalk in...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:40 AM
A Chicago man on parole in an unrelated gun case has been charged in the murder of a southwest suburban man in 2012 on the Near West Side, authorities said.
Kyle Howard, 33, who is charged with the killing of Devon Paramore, 33, was ordered held without...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Samuel Higgins and a friend were looking to "hit a lick" -- slang for scoring a lot of money fast -- when they spotted 88-year-old Arthur Hearn waiting at a bus stop on the South Side.
Higgins, dressed as a woman, kept watch up and down the 8500 block of...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:18 AM
A 16-year-old has been charged with wounding a man in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side in June, police said.
The teen boy, who was not identified by police, walked up to a 23-year-old man around 11:10 p.m. on June 14 and shot him,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Police are looking for the man and woman suspected of knocking over an 88-year-old South Side man who died after the attack last week in the Chatham neighborhood.
An autopsy Monday determined Arthur Hearn, of the 8400 block of South Langley Avenue, died...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:57 PM
A man killed in a four-vehicle chain reaction crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway Monday afternoon has been identified.
Reginald Hudson, 58, of Calumet City, died of crash-related injuries after two sport utility vehicles and two cars collided about 1 p.m....
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:20 PM
A 22-year-old West Side man has been charged in a Thursday shooting that wounded a man in the city's Lawndale neighborhood.
Tyree Bradley of the 1500 block of South Kostner Avenue was charged with aggravated battery with a firearm, in the shooting...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:49 PM
A 34-year-old man shot in the head Sunday in the Winneconna Park neighborhood died the next day, according to information released Thursday by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Richard Johnson, 34, was pronounced dead at 9:09 a.m. on Monday...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:50 AM
A 17-year-old boy was wounded in a Tuesday morning shooting on the West Side, police said.
The boy suffered wounds to the leg and back around 8:40 a.m. in the 2700 block of West Flournoy Street in the Lawndale neighborhood, according to Police News...