| 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,...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Police removed a 56-year-old man's body from the Marquette Park Lagoon this afternoon.
Someone called 911 about 1:05 p.m. to ask police to check on a person in the area of the lagoon in the 6700 block of South Kedzie Avenue, said Police News Affairs...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Chicago police are conducting a death investigation after the body of a male was found today in a garbage bag in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
Police were called to the 6500 block of South California Avenue at about 10:58 a.m. after Chicago Streets...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 4:22 PM
An autopsy conducted today determined that a man whose body was found by city workers in a garbage bag in Marquette Park Monday was shot to death.
The man was identified today by the Cook County medical examiner's office as Richard Walker, 28, of an...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 10:46 AM
A 21-year-old man was ordered held this afternoon on $2 million bail in the fatal stabbing of a man who was found in a bedroom of a Marquette Park home, police said.
Julian Williams, of the 6900 block of South Ada Street was charged with first-degree...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 1:57 AM
A man was killed and at least four others were wounded, including two teens Wednesday evening, in shootings on the city's South Side, officials said.
The latest shooting happened at 7 p.m. on the 6400 block of South Campbell Avenue in the city's...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Chicago police arrived at a West Side house party about 3:30 a.m. Sunday and found a chaotic scene where two people had been shot, one fatally, minutes earlier.
About 100 people people lingered in the 1300 block of North Latrobe Avenue in the North...
| Jun 10, 2011
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