| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:55 PM
A Chicago man was accused of discharging a loaded firearm in his bed Tuesday, accidentally shooting his girlfriend in the leg, according to county prosecutors.
Shaquille Sankey, 20, of West Englewood, was arrested at home around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday by...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:35 PM
A 17-year-old Chicago rapper has been charged with murder in connection to the fatal shooting of a livery driver in Wentworth Gardens last month.
Clint Massey, who performs as “RondoNumbaNine,” was ordered held in lieu of $2 million bail...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A 35-year-old Indiana man was killed when someone fired into a South Side home after a party late Saturday night, police said.
The man, from Gary, had been attending a party in the 2000 block of West 67th Street in the West Englewood neighborhood when a...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:26 PM
An Englewood women's shelter that went without heat for three days in October is on firmer financial footing after donors stepped forward to pay long-overdue bills.
In October, an anonymous donor paid the shelter's $21,026.74 gas bill, said Clara Kirk,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Six people were wounded in shootings across Chicago overnight.
A 27-year-old man was shot in the shoulder about 4:15 a.m. Friday while walking to his car in the 2000 block of West 65th Street in the West Englewood neighborhood. He was taken to Holy Cross...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:56 AM
A high speed crash left a 34-year-old man critically hurt late last night on the South Side.
The motorist was behind the wheel of a 1993 Saturn which plowed into a tree about 11:25 p.m. in the 2000 block of West 69th Street in the West Englewood...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:37 AM
A man was critically injured after being shot this evening in the West Englewood neighborhood, officials said.
The shooting happened about 8:45 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Damen Avenue, authorities said.
A 20-year-old man was taken in serious-to-...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Authorities are questioning a man suspected of beating a Chicago police officer as the officer tried to break up a fight in the West Englewood neighborhood over the weekend.
The 29-year-old man was taken into custody around 8:30 p.m. Monday in the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:18 PM
A Chicago police officer was hit in the head with a baseball bat while trying to break up a fight in the West Englewood neighborhood, according to authorities.
The officer is in serious condition at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A 9-year-old girl drowned while swimming with other children near a boat launch along Fox Lake in northwest suburban Ingleside, authorities said. The girl was playing with the other...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:48 PM
A Chicago police officer was coming to the aid of a woman being beaten with a baseball bat when the attacker turned on the officer and struck him twice in the head, prosecutors said today as the suspect was ordered held without bail on attempted murder...