Chicago Shootings

Bloody Chicago, 6 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

Six people, including four teenage boys, were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The day’s latest shooting happened about 11:45 p.m. on the North Side. An 18-year-old man was shot in the left leg and walked into Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was listed in good condition, according to Chicago Police. He told investigators…

Second Shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway in less than 24 Hours

A shooting shut down much of the inbound Eisenhower Expressway overnight. State police say someone in one car shot at another car, and forced it off the road and onto the embankment at 17th Avenue. The driver of the second car suffered no gunshot wounds. Investigators spent four hours searching the expressway for shells, and…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 29 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Three people were killed and at least 29 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday afternoon and Monday morning. The latest fatal shooting happened about 1:40 p.m. Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. Tanisha Jackson, 30, was killed and two people were injured when they got in an argument with…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 11 Wounded Friday in Shootings

A man was killed and at least 11 other people were wounded from Friday afternoon to early Saturday in Chicago, police said. The fatal attack happened shortly before 5 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Laflin Street in the Englewood neighborhood. A 20-year-old man was walking when a vehicle approached and someone opened fire.…

Bloody Chicago, 8 Wounded in Shootings Across the City

Eight people were wounded, at least one of them critically, in shootings across the city from Thursday into early Friday, police said. Just before 10:30 p.m., a 20-year-old man was found in a crashed car in Englewood with a gunshot wound to the head. Officers responded to the 6600 block of South Racine Avenue to…

South Side Man Charged with Fatal Englewood Shooting

A South Side man has been charged with killing one man and wounding another in a weekend Englewood shooting. Jamal Donerson, 24, faces first-degree counts of murder and attempted murder for the Saturday night attack near his home in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth, according to Chicago Police. About 10:45 p.m., Donerson opened fire…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead 5 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

A man was killed and at least five more people, including one who was walking to court in Little Village in broad daylight, were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Monday. The homicide happened about 4:15 p.m. in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, where someone got out of a silver SUV and…

Albany Park Shooter Charged

A man has been charged with shooting and critically wounding another man Sunday morning in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Michael Comiso, 19, faces one count each of first-degree attempted murder, aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm and attempted robbery while armed with a firearm, all felonies, according to Chicago…

Father, Mother of Boy Shot in the Head in Englewood, Charged

An Englewood man is facing a gun charge after his 3-year-old son was accidentally shot while playing cops and robbers inside a home where child protection officials have been regular visitors. Michael D. Riley, 34, was charged Friday with one felony count of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, one felony count of…

Bloody Chicago, 7 Wounded in Shootings across the City

At least seven people were wounded in Chicago shootings from Thursday morning to early Friday, police said. In addition, about 5 p.m., a 3-year-old boy was critically wounded during what appeared to be an accidental shooting in Englewood. Just after 2:30 a.m. Friday, two people were shot in an East Garfield Park club. Someone fired…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

Four people, including a 16-year-old boy, were wounded in shootings from Wednesday afternoon to Thursday morning on the city’s South and West sides. In the most recent attack, a 27-year-old man was shot in the left leg while he was standing in the 2700 block of West Madison Street in the Near West Side neighborhood,…

Bloody Chicago, 5 Killed, 14 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Five men were killed and at least 14 other people were wounded in shootings across the city between Friday afternoon and Monday morning. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened shortly after 12:30 a.m. Sunday, when two men were killed and another was wounded in an Edgewater neighborhood attack on the North Side. Quentin Payton, 28,…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 11 Wounded in Shootings on Saturday

Three men were killed and at least 11 other people were wounded in Chicago shootings from Saturday morning to early Sunday, police said. About 12:30 a.m. Sunday, a man was killed and two others were wounded in a shooting in Edgewater. The men, ages 27 and 32, were on the sidewalk in the 6300 block…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 5 Wounded in Friday Shootings

A man was killed and at least five people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, according to Chicago police. The homicide happened about 5:30 a.m. Saturday in the South Side Chatham neighborhood, where a 34-year-old man was shot in the head and a 34-year-old woman in the abdomen. An acquaintance…