| May 30, 2012
| 2:50 PM
North Lawndale saw three homicides in two days this last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a woman was found shot to death in the 1500 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said. The same day, a 19-year-old man was...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 6:27 AM
A man was killed and nine other people were wounded in shootings across the city Friday afternoon into Saturday morning, police said.
The one death was Antonio Buck, 32, of the 5400 block of South Aberdeen Street, according to the Cook County medical...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 11:14 PM
Three people were injured, including a 13-year-old boy, in two separate shootings overnight on the West Side, police said.
In the first shooting a 13-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man were shot as they were standing in the lot of a gas station on the...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 8:14 AM
You could count on at least one high-profile Hollywood film shooting in the Chicago area the last few summers, from “Public Enemies” in 2008 and “A Nightmare on Elm Street” in 2009 to “Transformers: Dark of the Moon”...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 12:32 AM
A woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in the Lawndale neighborhood, according to fire officials.
The fire, called in to authorities at about 1:40 a.m., was confined to the first floor unit of the three-story brick building in the 1300...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 11:59 AM
A woman was seriously injured after jumping from the top floor of a burning building on Chicago's West Side Wednesday morning, fire officials said.
The fire broke out shortly before 10 a.m. in a three-story building located at 4719 W. Arthington in the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:04 PM
An undercover agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives fired a shot at a suspect who was trying to rob him at gunpoint Thursday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
It happened at 12:45 p.m. in the 900 block...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 4:11 AM
At least three teens and two adults were wounded in separate shootings on the South and West sides Saturday night and Sunday morning, according to police.
About 4:30 a.m. Sunday, a man in his 20s was shot in the abdomen in the Back of the Yards...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 6:03 AM
A West Side man with a history of legal problems died at a Chicago hospital from apparent gunshots hours after he was seen quarreling with a group of men near his Lawndale neighborhood home, police said today.
Killed was Johnny Henderson, 28, of the 1800...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Two people were killed and seven others were wounded in shootings across the city Friday night and Saturday morning, police said.
A 25-year-old man in a car with three other people was shot fifteen minutes after the vehicle was rammed by an SUV in the...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 11:21 AM
No arrests have been made as police hunt for two men who abducted and sexually assaulted a woman on the West Side early Saturday.
The two men she does not know drove up to her in the 1200 block of South Avers Avenue in the Lawndale neighborhood and...