| Aug 25, 2013
| 12:56 PM
A judge set bail today at $150,000 for a woman charged with arson along with her boyfriend following a blaze that caused a roof collapse Friday night in the South Chicago neighborhood, police said.
Danielle Gardner, 21, and her boyfriend Dwayne Kohler,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:25 PM
A 33-year-old man was fatally shot during a robbery in the South Chicago neighborhood, one of at least four people, including a child, wounded in shootings Sunday night and afternoon, officials said.
The slaying happened about 3:05 p.m. on the 2900...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:07 PM
A 33-year-old Chicago State University student was preparing for his last year of studies when he was shot and killed Sunday afternoon during a robbery at his apartment building in the South Chicago neighborhood, authorities said.
The gunman shot Telkia...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:29 AM
A man has been charged in the 2007 fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy who was killed during an argument in the city's South Chicago neighborhood.
Carl Morris, 28, of the 600 block of Harrison Drive in Quincy, was charged Thursday night with first...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Two men were killed and another eight people wounded in shootings all over the city Friday night and Saturday morning.
One of the dead men, 21, was shot just east of the intersection of 79th Streets and Yates Boulevard in the South Chicago neighborhood....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:08 AM
Authorities have charged a third man in the July slaying of an 18-year-old in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Jadon Wilson, 23, of the 7800 block of South Euclid Avenue, is charged with first-degree murder in the drive-by shooting of Tyrone Hart. Hart...
| Oct 6, 2013
Shortly after news of Pearl Harbor reached Chicago, Army Pvt. John Landers walked into the Warren Avenue police station and told the cops he'd gone AWOL from a base in Texas 13 days earlier. The 20-year-old had intended to the see the sights of the big...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:27 AM
At least ten people were wounded in South and West side attacks overnight, according to police, including an incident that left four young men wounded on a city Safe Passage route.
The four were shot in the 6100 block of South Indiana Avenue in the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Two men were shot and wounded in a drive-by attack in the South Chicago neighborhood this morning, police said.
A 19-year-old man was wounded in the right shoulder and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center for treatment, while a 20-year-old suffered a...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Charges have been filed against a man who impersonated a federal agent, calling himself "Officer Franklin" in a string of robberies across the South Side.
James Blackman, 46, of the 6400 block of South Morgan Street in the Englewood neighborhood, has...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A man was shot found to death in an alley in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
Reginald Jackson, 22, was found shot in the 4400 block of West Adams Street about 7:45 p.m. After an autopsy today, the Cook County medical...