| Nov 10, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Two men were injured in a Marquette Park neighborhood garage fire this morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The men were injured in a fire in the 7100 block of South Francisco Avenue about 11 a.m., said Chicago Fire Department spokesman...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Adult siblings, a man and a woman, were shot outside their mother's house after she broke up a party Saturday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood, according to police.
They were standing outside in the 6200 block of South Albany Avenue about 9:20 p....
| Oct 14, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Two teenagers were killed and 24 others were wounded across Chicago Saturday night through Sunday morning.
Police said 15 of the victims were affiliated with gangs.
The youngest victim was 17 years old. He died after being shot along with a cousin as...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:07 PM
A man who apparently was struck and killed by a freight train this afternoon on the Southwest Side has been identified, authorities said.
Peter Borzeka, 56, of the 9400 block of South 79th Avenue in Hickory Hills, was dead on the scene, according to...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 7:08 PM
A 30-year-old man was shot in the head Sunday morning after a confrontation over a car that was double-parked, police said.
The shooting happened about 3:30 a.m. in the 7100 block of South Maplewood Avenue in the Marquette Park neighborhood, police...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 5:31 AM
Two men kidnapped a 15-year-old girl in the Marquette Park neighborhood but she was able to escape after they drove into an alley, according to police.
The two covered the girl's eyes and carried her to their car in the 6600 block of South California...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Chicago police have issued a community alert today after a man sexually assaulted a woman in the Marquette Park neighborhood recently.
The incident happened on March 7, in the 2400 block of West 65th Street at about 6:30 a.m., police said.
| Mar 17, 2013
| 1:14 PM
A man has sexually assaulted a second victim in the Marquette Park neighborhood, police said.
The attack took place about 10:20 p.m. Saturday in the 6500 block of South Campbell Avenue on the Southwest Side, police said. A 15-year-old girl was walking...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:54 PM
A man and woman were shot in the Marquette Park neighborhood this evening, officials said.
Both victims, a woman, age 31, and a man, age 23, were stabilized before being taken for treatment from the 3000 block of West 64th Street, according to the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 1:51 PM
A knife-welding man sexually assaulted a woman this morning in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood, police said in a community alert.
About 6:30 a.m., an 18-year-old woman was on the 2400 block of West 65th Street when she was approached from...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Bail was set at $250,000 this week for a 15-year-old boy who was charged as an adult after robbing a man at gunpoint last weekend on the Southwest Side, authorities said.
Judge Maria Kuriakos-Ciesil set bail at $250,000 for Jesus Castaneda on Thursday,...