Chicago Shootings

Mass Shooting in Auburn Gresham Leaves, 4 Wounded

Police said four people were shot in Chicago’s Auburn Gresham neighborhood Tuesday night. The shooting happened near West 72nd Street and South May Street. Police said the victims were outside when a white vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire. Police said a 56-year-old woman was shot in the leg and a 40-year-old man…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Dead, 5 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

Four people were killed and five others were wounded in shootings Monday and early Tuesday, police said. About 3:10 a.m., a man was shot multiple times in the 1100 block of West 76th Street in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago police said. Officers responded to a call of a person down and…

Bloody Chicago, 6 Wounded in Shootings on Saturday

At least six people including a 14-year-old boy have been hurt in separate shootings from Saturday afternoon through early Sunday, police said. The boy was shot in the arm about 4:10 p.m. when someone opened fire from a vehicle in the 1500 block of East 70th Street. He went to Jackson Park Hospital in good…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Days without a Murder in the City

(Sun-Times Media Wire) – Four men were wounded in separate shootings on the South and West sides of Chicago on Thursday. The end of the day marked more than 109 hours without a reported homicide in the city, the longest such stretch so far this year, according to Chicago Sun-Times data. The last fatal shooting…

Owners Under Spot Light as Violence Rages on at Parkway Gardens

At a worn-out playground in the Parkway Gardens low-income housing complex, Mykita Stadium, a high school student, kept a close eye on her 4-year-old sister as she played in the fading daylight. It was a warm February day, with temperatures near 70 degrees, yet just a handful of the more than 1,000 children who live…

Suspect in Custody after Tuesday’s Shooting of Jefferson Park Teen

UPDATE, A man has been charged with shooting and critically wounding a 17-year-old boy Tuesday afternoon in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. William Pacheco, 18, faces one count each of aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm, possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number and possession of between 100…

Two identical SUVs Hit in Shooting on I-57, One by Mistake

Two vehicles were targeted in shootings on outbound I-57 in the southwest suburbs Wednesday afternoon, according to Illinois State Police, who say the first car appears to have been the intended target, while the second, similar vehicle was apparently shot by mistake. Police say the first victim, a male driver, noticed a silver Chevrolet Impala…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 3 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

After getting out of work late Tuesday, Terry Lowe planned to stop by a Roseland food and liquor store on the Far South Side. He was stopped by Chicago police tape surrounding the body of a 30-year-old man who had been shot to death near 100th Street and South Michigan Avenue. “Typical,” Lowe said as…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 8 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

One man was killed and eight others were wounded in separate attacks Monday, police said. A man was fatally shot about 8:15 p.m. Monday in or near the 900 block of East 132nd Street in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood, police said. Officers responded to the area for a call of shots fired and found the…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Dead, 25 Wounded in Weekend Holiday Shootings across the City

Maggio News covered multiple shootings over a 72, hour period over the Presidents Holiday Weekend here in Chicago. Due to the unseasonably warm weather more people were out and that means more were shot across the city. From Friday February 17th thru Sunday the 19th 4 people were shot and killed and 25 were wounded in shootings, these are just a few.
February 17th, 18th, 19th, 2017
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