| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:44 AM
A 16-year-old boy shot during a West Englewood robbery was one of at least 7 people shot Tuesday evening into this morning, according to police.
About 7:53 p.m., several male assailants approached the 16-year-old as he rode his bike down the 1800...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:47 AM
New City logged two homicides on Monday, according to police information.
At about 9 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot to death in the 1800 block of West Garfield Boulevard, the Tribune reported.
About nine hours earlier, a 28-year-old man was...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:59 AM
A man pushing his friend in a wheelchair wrestled a gun away from a man who shot him and then shot his attacker in the head on the South Side Friday night, according to police.
The 21-year-old man was in the 200 block of Root Street in the Fuller Park...
| 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 21, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Shootings left at least four men dead and 9 other people wounded across the city Saturday night and Sunday morning.
The violence was largely confined to the South and West Sides and three of the incidents had more than one victim, according to...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Eight people were shot and wounded across Chicago overnight, including a man and a teen in the South Chicago neighborhood early this morning, police said.
The two were shot in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue around 6:35 a.m. A 45-year-old man...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:03 AM
Erma Johanna Eichler, of Frankenmuth, and formerly of East Jordan, passed away on Friday, July 12, 2013, at Nottingham Assisted Care in Midland, Mich., at the age of 98 years.
Erma Johanna Gatzke was born on June 24, 1915, the third eldest child and...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The Northwest Side saw three homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
On Monday, a 24-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 6500 block of West Addison Street in Dunning, police said.
On Friday, a 36-...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Six people were killed and dozens wounded in shootings across Chicago during a muggy first weekend of summer.
Friday, the longest day of the year, was the deadliest, with three killed and at least 11 wounded in 10 shootings. Saturday saw at least six...
| May 4, 2013
| 2:29 PM
A woman was charged with stabbing her husband in the neck during a domestic dispute Friday evening in the South Chicago neighborhood.
The 61-year-old man was stabbed at about 7:05 p.m. at the home he shared with his wife on the 8400 block of South...
| May 5, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Police said a 45-year-old man was found brutally beaten in the South Chicago neighborhood about 4 a.m. Sunday morning.
The man was found in the 8700 block of South Commercial Avenue with fractures to his face and missing teeth. Police are concerned...