| Oct 16, 2011
| 2:52 PM
A 24-year-old man died after being stabbed early this morning near his home in the South Side's West Englewood neighborhood, police said.
The incident happened about 3:20 a.m. in the 6600 block of South Oakley Avenue, said Chicago Police Officer Robert...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Chicago ended the first quarter of 2012 last week with 118 homicides, the worst first quarter for homicides in nine years, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
The city recorded 50 homicides in March, up from 22 homicides in March 2011,...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:01 PM
A 16-year-old boy was seriously wounded in what appeared to be an accidental shooting this evening in the West Englewood neighborhood, authorities said.
The boy was in the 7100 block of South Honore Street when he was shot about 6:20 p.m., according to...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Austin, Chicago Lawn and West Englewood each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Chicago Lawn, a 22-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy were shot to death Tuesday in the 5900 block of South...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:47 PM
A parolee put a gun to his neighbor's head and then shot him in the body four times when he tried to flee early Saturday in Chicago's West Englewood neighborhood, prosecutors said.
Several bullets lodged in the 31-year-old victim's body — including...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 12:08 AM
A Chicago police officer fired on a gunman who fired shots into a crowd of people in the West Englewood neighborhood on the city's South Side, authorities said this morning.
No one was struck by the gunfire during the brief shootout that occurred in...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Two men were shot dead and at least five others wounded in several separate overnight shootings across the South Side, Chicago police said.
In the latest deadly shooting, police said that two bicycle-riding gunmen opened fire on a 27-year-old man sitting...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:48 AM
A Chicago police officer shot and killed a 20-year-old gunman who opened fire on two other people this morning in the South Side's West Englewood neighborhood, authorities said.
No officers were hurt and one person was being questioned by authorities...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Prosecutors say a Chicago man shot himself in the foot figuratively and in the ankle literally early Saturday morning.
After Clarence Patterson, 23, accidentally fired a round from a nickel-plated .40-caliber semi-automatic handgun into his ankle early...
| Jan 17, 2008
| 12:19 PM
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| Jun 2, 2009
| 4:59 AM
(WGN-AM)- A plainclothes Chicago police officer died Monday afternoon after being shot in the head and critically wounded early this morning in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said.
Alejandro "Alex" Valadez, 27, died...