Two Men Stabbed in Loop Fight, both Critical

(ABC) Two men were stabbed and critically injured after an argument became physical early Saturday morning in Chicago’s Loop, according to police. A 30-year-old man was walking with his girlfriend in the 300-block of North Michigan Avenue, near Wacker Drive, about 12:07 a.m., when he got into an argument with a group of people, police…

3-Year-old Boy among 11 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings across Chicago Thursday left at least one person dead and 10 others wounded. Ten people had been shot by mid-afternoon, including a 3-year-old boy who was struck outside a library in Lawndale. Two gunmen approached someone at 9:17 a.m. and let off several shots in the 3300 block of West 13th…

1 Person Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) One person was wounded Wednesday in gun violence across Chicago. The only reported shooting happened about 4:37 p.m. in Lawndale on the West Side. A 19-year-old man was traveling south in a vehicle in the 1400 block of South Kedzie Avenue, when a vehicle pulled alongside him and someone inside opened fire,…

1 Person Killed, 5 Wounded in Chicago Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and five others wounded Tuesday in Chicago, including two men who were shot — one of them fatally — within the same hour in separate shootings on the West Side. Authorities were called about 2:30 p.m. for shootings in Lawndale and West Garfield Park, according to a Chicago…

Teen, Project Hood Graduate Shot, Killed in Gresham

Pastor Corey Brooks made a statement on Facebook about the death of Tyquan Manney, 18, shot and killed in Gresham this past weekend. R.I.P. Tyquan Manney – Sometimes living and ministering in the Hood to people on the margins can break your heart. TQ graduated from our school, was in our construction program and was…

2 People Killed, 1 Wounded in Chicago Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were shot, two of them fatally, Monday in Chicago, including two men who shot and killed each other after one of them ambushed the other while he was with his 18-month-old son in Chicago Lawn on the South Side. Alton D. Ellis, 31, was with his toddler about 8:40 a.m.…

1 Person Killed 14 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Fifteen people were shot over the weekend across Chicago, including an 18-year-old man killed in Gresham on the South Side. Tyquan Manney was on the sidewalk about 11:40 a.m. Sunday in the 8700 block of South Lowe Avenue when someone walked up and fired shots at him, Chicago police and the Cook…

1 Person Killed, 3 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Fox) Four people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including a man who was killed in a shooting in South Shore on the South Side. Markell D. Sheard, 21, was walking in an alley about 3:11 p.m. in the 7500 block of South Colfax Avenue when a vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, Chicago…

Armed Man Shot by Chicago Police in East Garfield Park

(ABC) A suspect was shot by Chicago police during a chase Wednesday night in East Garfield Park, police said. Chicago Police Department Spokesman Anthony Guglielmi described the incident as an “armed encounter” between police and the suspect. According to Area North Deputy Chief Ernest Cato, officers were responding to a disturbance around 8:30 p.m. near…

3 People Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Five people were shot — three of them fatally — Tuesday in Chicago, including a man who was killed at a CTA train station near the border of Chicago and Evanston. Macksantino Webb, 20, was standing inside the Howard station about 12:20 p.m. when someone approached him and fired shots, striking him…

CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson Sacked by Mayor Lightfoot

(WGN) Former Chicago police Supt. Eddie Johnson’s tenure ended in controversy, and earlier than expected. Mayor Lori Lightfoot terminated Johnson effective immediately Monday, saying an investigation into an incident when Johnson was reportedly asleep in a vehicle revealed, “actions that are intolerable for any leader.” During a press conference Monday, Lightfoot told reporters she had…

3 People Shot on Monday in Chicago

(Fox) Three people were shot Monday in Chicago, including a man who was wounded in Austin on the West Side. About 6:45 p.m., the 34-year-old was in an alley in the 5600 block of West Iowa Street when two males approached him and one of them opened fire, Chicago police said. He was hit in…

3 People Killed, 13 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Sixteen people were shot, three of them fatally, across Chicago over the weekend. The latest fatal shooting happened Saturday in Englewood on the South Side. About 4 p.m., 37-year-old Gerald L. Davis was walking in the 6400 block of South Laflin Street, when someone in a dark colored SUV fired shots in…

1 Person Killed, 4 Wounded in Shooting in Aurora

(ABC) – One person is dead and four others have been shot in a Sunday morning shooting in Aurora, according to police. Aurora police responded to the 700-block of 5th Street after receiving multiple calls around 2:30 a.m., officials said. “Probably ten shot,” said one man who lives down the street from the scene. “I…

2 Women Shot at Party in Rosemoor

(Sun Times Wire) wo 21-year-old women were shot Sunday at a party in Rosemoor on the Far South Side. They were at the party at 3:27 a.m. in a first-floor apartment in the 10500 block of South Indiana Avenue when shots were fired, Chicago police said. They were each hit in the leg. Both women…

Portage Park Man faces Gun, Drug Charges after SWAT standoff

(ABC) A man is facing a series of felony weapon and drug charges after a nearly seven-hour standoff with police last week in Portage Park on the Northwest Side. Claudio Torres, 30, is charged with reckless discharge of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, possession of a controlled substance, possession of…

1 Man Killed, 9 Wounded Thursday in Thanksgiving Shootings

(Fox) One person was killed, and nine others were wounded in shootings across Chicago Thanksgiving day. Two men were shot — one of them fatally — in Gresham on the South Side, according to police. The men, 27 and 19, were sitting in a parked vehicle about 12:35 a.m. in the 900 block of West…

Man Charged with attempted Murder while out on Bond in Gun Case

(Sun Times Wire) A man awaiting trial in an earlier gun case now also faces an attempted murder charge after he allegedly shot his neighbor’s brother multiple times in Englewood while out on bond. Vertis Peterson, 26, appeared for a bail hearing Thursday at the Leighton Criminal Court Building where Judge Charles Beach revoked his…

Video shows Chicago Cop Body Slamming Man accused of Spitting on Him

(Sun Times Wire) A man was hospitalized after being slammed to the ground by police Thursday in Chatham when he allegedly spit on an officer while being detained for drinking alcohol in public. The incident was caught on video and posted to social media. About 3:58 p.m., officers saw the 29-year-old drinking alcohol at a…

2 People Shot Wednesday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including a 31-year-old man who was shot during a robbery in Humboldt Park on the West Side. About 7:50 p.m., he was in the 900 block of North Pulaski Road when a silver-colored vehicle pulled up and three to four people got out from inside,…

2 People Killed 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were shot, two of them fatally Tuesday in Chicago, including a 32-year-old man was shot and killed in South Chicago. The man was walking on the sidewalk about 9:13 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Crandon Avenue when a male approached him on foot and fired shots, Chicago police…

3 People Shot in Chicago Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were shot Monday in Chicago, all of whom were wounded in Austin on the West Side. In the day’s latest shooting, a 47-year-old man was on the sidewalk about 4:30 p.m. when someone shot at him from a black vehicle in the 5400 block of West Adams Street, according to…

Man Shot outside West Side School Monday Morning

(Sun Times Wire) A man took shelter inside a grade school Monday morning on the West Side after he was shot outside it, according to police. The man was hit in the arm by gunfire about 8 a.m. in the 5600 block of West Washington Boulevard and went inside a nearby school, Chicago police said.…

1 Person Dead, 19 Wounded in Weekend Shootings in Chicago

(Fox) A man was killed and 19 other people were wounded by gun violence across Chicago this weekend. The 20-year-old man was fatally shot Friday night in University Village. Rayveon Hutchins was walking at 11:59 p.m. in the 1200 block of South Throop Street when a male approached him and opened fire, Chicago police and…

Chicago Cops Take Over 10,000 Illegal Guns off the Streets

(ABC) Chicago police announced over the weekend that more than 10,000 illegal guns have been taken off city streets so far this year. That’s equivalent to roughly one gun taken off the street every 48 minutes. CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson is expected to discuss the milestone at a press conference Monday morning. This progress helps…

Chicago’s Most Wanted: Randall Langston

(Fox) The FBI is searching for an alleged drug trafficker in this week’s Chicago’s Most Wanted. Randall Langston, 25, is wanted for selling heroin laced with fentanyl. “Langston is accused of selling hundreds of grams of fentanyl-laced heroin worth tens of thousands of dollars to a confidential source,” said FBI Special Agent Siobhan Johnson. “These…

15-Year-old Girl Shot, Killed in West Aurora Home

(Sun Times Wire) A 15-year-old girl was killed in a shooting Sunday in west suburban Aurora. Jasmine Noble was shot about 12:20 a.m. in the 400 block of Florida Avenue, according to Aurora police. Paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene. Detectives canvassed the area for evidence and spoke to potential witnesses, police said. The…

1 Person Killed, 1 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were shot in Chicago Thursday, including a 17-year-old boy fatally wounded in Lawndale on the West Side. About 6:50 p.m., Makei A. Smith was in a backyard in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue when shots rang out, striking him in the hip and chest, Chicago police and the…

Woman Found Dead in Burning Car in Andersonville

(Sun Times Wire) A woman was found dead in a burning car Friday in Andersonville on the North Side, authorities said. Officers responded to reports of a car fire at 12:48 a.m. in the 1400 block of West Farragut Avenue and found the woman’s body in the back seat of the parked vehicle, according to…

Chicago’s First Day of the Year with NO Shootings, Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Chicago went more than a full day without a reported shooting, from Sunday night into early Tuesday. There were no gunshot victims from 10:02 p.m. Sunday until 12:43 a.m. Tuesday, according to Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago police records. Fourteen people were shot on Sunday, the last of which was a 17-year-old boy…

1 Person Killed, 26 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) One man was killed and 26 people were wounded in shootings across Chicago over the weekend. The 22-year-old man was shot to death Sunday inside a Subway restaurant on the Southeast Side. Frank Corona was in the business at 2:05 a.m. in the 4000 block of East 106th Street when he was…

1 Person Shot Wednesday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) One person was shot Wednesday in Chicago. The day’s lone reported shooting wounded a man who was trying to disarm a robber in Lawndale on the West Side. The 59-year-old told investigators he was in the 4300 block of Cermak Road at 3 a.m. when an armed male approached him and demanded…