| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:22 AM
A 14-year-old boy was shot in the torso and critically wounded in the Lawndale neighborhood Sunday, one of at least seven people shot since late Sunday morning in Chicago, police said.
The boy was walking into a store in the 1500 block of South Kedzie...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:12 AM
A man was shot and critically wounded inside a building in the Beverly neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, among seven people shot across Chicago into the evening, police said.
The man, 34, was shot in the 9900 block of South Walden Parkway about 12:30 p....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Nine of the 14 homicide victims killed in Chicago in the last week were in their 20s, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police and autopsy information.
The victims were killed by gunshot wounds in Austin, Chatham, Englewood, Humboldt Park,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Four people were injured in a car crash at Ogden Avenue and Pulaski Road in the Lawndale neighborhood overnight, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The crash happened about 2:30 a.m.
One person's injuries left them in serious-to-critical...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:37 PM
A 27-year-old man was killed in the Grand Crossing neighborhood and several others wounded in shootings across the city.
Paramedics found the man shot dead in the 7600 block of South Greenwood Avenue on the South Side about 10 p.m. Sunday. The 911...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Two people were killed overnight in shootings less than a mile apart in the West Side's North Austin neighborhood, according to police.
About 9:40 p.m., two people on foot opened fire on a group of people in the 4800 block of West Potomac Avenue,...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Eight people were shot -- one fatally -- in a drive-by shooting in which two men fired on a group of people at a home in the Lawndale neighborhood Saturday evening, authorities said.
At least one of the shooters used a rifle and casings were recovered...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Three people, including a 15-year-old boy, were shot to death on the West Side Monday afternoon, police said.
Hours later, three others were injured in separate shootings on the South Side.
The 15-year-old boy, Ed Cooper, was shot in the chest about...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 1:50 PM
A 24-year-old Orland Park man charged with carjacking an 88-year-old woman was ordered held on $500,000 bond during a court appearance Monday in Cook County court, officials said.
Peter Sousan, of the 8300 block of Sunset Ridge Court, is charged with...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A Chicago woman who authorities said left a young girl and two dogs locked in a car outside the Skokie courthouse on Tuesday has been charged with endangerment of a child and animal abandonment and was released on $6,000 bond.
Joheidi Martinez, 30, of...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 12:24 PM
A young boy who a family member said had autism was killed late Sunday night in a house fire in the Little Village neighborhood, authorities said.
Firefighters discovered the boy, 11, near the entrance of a kitchen on the first floor of the home in the...