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  • Mom of boy, 7, who was shot: 'He's afraid to come outside'

    Mom of boy, 7, who was shot: 'He's afraid to come outside'
    The mother of a 7-year-old boy who was shot by stray gunfire says he is "traumatized" and now frightened to leave his West Side home. Tyvion Jackson was carrying his cousin's bicycle into his West Garfield Park neighborhood home when he was shot in his...
  • 9 shot overnight across Chicago

    9 shot overnight across Chicago
    At least 9 people were shot overnight across Chicago. A 30-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the South Deering neighborhood on the Far South Side Saturday night, officials said. The man was shot in the left side of his body at about 7 p....
  • Shootings leave 1 dead, 7 wounded

    Shootings leave 1 dead, 7 wounded
    A 24-year-old man was killed in the South Shore neighborhood Sunday, and seven others were injured in shootings from midday Sunday through early this morning, according to police. About 3:20 p.m., a man was shot in his head on the 2400 block of East...
  • 3 homicides on Chicago's Northwest Side

    The Northwest Side saw three homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data. On Monday, a 24-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 6500 block of West Addison Street in Dunning, police said. On Friday, a 36-...
  • 1st summer weekend leaves 6 dead, dozens wounded in Chicago

    1st summer weekend leaves 6 dead, dozens wounded in Chicago
    Six people were killed and dozens wounded in shootings across Chicago during a muggy first weekend of summer. Friday, the longest day of the year, was the deadliest, with three killed and at least 11 wounded in 10 shootings. Saturday saw at least six...
  • Englewood, South Lawndale see 2 homicides

    Englewood and South Lawndale each recorded two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data. In Englewood, a 19-year-old man was shot to death Sunday in the 7400 block of South Parnell Avenue, police said....
  • Authorities look for man with Alzheimer's missing since Tuesday

    Authorities look for man with Alzheimer's missing since Tuesday
      A 71-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer’s has gone missing from his East Garfield Park neighborhood home on the West Side, police said. Jessie Fifer was last seen after wandering out of his home in the 100 block of South Whipple Street on...
  • At least 3 dead, 12 wounded in shootings

    At least 3 dead, 12 wounded in shootings
    At least three people were killed and 10 others wounded in shootings in Chicago Friday, the first day of summer. At least two other people suffered gunshot wounds early today, for a total of three shot to death and 12 others wounded in shootings since...
  • Women comprise 12 percent of homicide victims in 2013

    Two women were killed in separate homicides Monday, bringing the total number of female homicide victims this year to 19, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 70-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 1100 block of East 81st...
  • At least 13 shot citywide

    At least 13 shot citywide
    A man was shot multiple times in the Sheridan Park neighborhood last night and left in critical condition, one of at least 13 people shot across the city Friday and early Saturday morning, officials said. Paramedics were called to the 1200 block of West...
  • Ambulance drives into West Side shootout

    Ambulance drives into West Side shootout
    An ambulance happened upon a West Side shootout early Saturday morning that left two men in critical condition. The ambulance was eastbound  about 12:15 a.m. in the 3500 block of West Lake Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood -- not...