2 People Killed, 7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Nine people were shot, two of them fatally, Monday in Chicago including a 47-year-old man who was found fatally shot in Back of the Yards on the South Side. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert about 8:20 p.m. in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue, where they found him in the…

2 People Dead, 2 others Wounded in Lisle Cigar Bar Shooting

(ABC) Two people were killed and two others were injured in a shooting Friday at a cigar lounge in west suburban Lisle. The shooting happened at 10:12 p.m. at The Humidor, located at 1600 Ogden Ave. in Lisle, according to a Facebook post from Lisle police. Officers arrived and found “several victims who required life…

1 Person Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed outside a Chatham Walgreens on the South Side and two other people were injured Thursday in gun violence across Chicago. Kendredge T.E. Dillard, 27, was fatally shot about 9:45 p.m. while sitting in a vehicle in the drive-thru of the Walgreens in the first block of East 75th…

1 Person Killed, 3 Wounded Wednesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and three others were wounded Wednesday in two shootings in Chicago — one of which was a triple shooting in West Garfield Park. The trio were in a gray SUV about 1:30 p.m. when they stopped at a corner in the 200 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue and…

2 People Shot Tuesday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were shot Tuesday in Chicago, including a 43-year-old man wounded in a shooting in Logan Square that led to a police chase and ended in a crash in Ravenswood on the North Side. The man was shot by someone in a passing car about 8:35 p.m. in the 3300 block…

5 People Shot on MLK Holiday Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Five people were shot Monday in Chicago, including a teen boy who was wounded by gunfire in Garfield Park on the West Side. The 17-year-old was walking about 9 p.m. in the 4200 block of West West End Avenue when he heard multiple gunshots, Chicago police said. He ran away and realized…

BEWARE LADIES: Carjackers Targeting Women on South Side

(Sun Times Wire) Police are warning residents about a series of South Side carjackings this month in Bronzeville, Kenwood, Washington Park and Hyde Park. In each case, two or three male suspects approached a lone female victim who was either sitting in or standing just outside a vehicle, according to a community alert from Chicago…

3 People Killed, 13 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Sixteen people were shot across Chicago this weekend, three of them fatally, including a 17-year-old girl killed Friday in Englewood on the South Side. Camerie K. Crawford was standing in a vacant lot about 6:30 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Parnell Avenue when three males in a silver-colored sedan pulled…

Man Killed, Woman Wounded in Little Village Shooting

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and a woman was injured Thursday after they were shot in Little Village on the Southwest Side, according to police. The pair were walking about 9:15 p.m. when two males in masks came up behind them in the 3200 block of West 24th Street, Chicago police said. As…

6 People Shot Tuesday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago. The day’s latest shooting left a man in critical condition in Wrightwood on the South Side. The man, 26, was walking to his vehicle about 9:40 p.m. when someone shot him in the 8000 block of South Francisco Avenue, Chicago police said. The…

3 People Shot Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were shot Monday in Chicago, including a 14-year-old boy who was shot in South Shore on the South Side. The boy was on the sidewalk about 4:10 p.m. in the 2100 block of East 68th Street when he heard gunshots and felt pain, Chicago police said. He was struck in…

3 People Killed, 8 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(ABC) Three people were killed and eight others were wounded in gun violence throughout Chicago over the weekend. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting left one man dead and injured another Sunday in West Humboldt Park. They were in a vehicle about 7:20 p.m. in an alley in the 4300-block of West Thomas Street when someone…

6 People Shot Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. The day’s latest shooting injured a man in Austin on the West Side. The man, 33, got into an argument about 10:10 p.m. with a male inside a home in the 4800 block of West Quincy Street, Chicago police said. The male shot…

$30K Taken in West Side Armored Car Heist

(Sun Times Wire) Robbers made off with more than $30,000 from an armored car Monday morning in Austin on the West Side. An armored car employee was confronted by gunmen in the 400 block of North Laramie Avenue after collecting money from a commercial business on that block, Chicago police said. Four suspects stole a…

6 People Shot on New Year’s Day in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were shot on New Year’s Day in Chicago, including a 28-year-old man who was wounded in a shooting in Humboldt Park on the West Side. He was walking with a male about 10 p.m. in the 1300 block of North Spaulding Avenue when shots rang out, Chicago police said. The…

6 People Shot on New Year’s Eve in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were shot in Chicago on the last day of 2019, including a teenage boy who was critically wounded in Brainerd on the South Side. The boy, 16, was standing on the sidewalk about 2:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 9400 block of South Ashland Avenue when a male approached him, Chicago…

A Decade Later Cop Killer Sentenced to Life

(Sun Times Wire) A man convicted of killing off-duty Chicago Police Officer Michael Bailey in a botched car-jacking attempt nearly a decade ago was sentenced Thursday to life in prison. Before handing down the sentence for Antwon Carter, Cook County Judge Stanley Sacks pointed to multiple carjackings Carter committed in the weeks before and after…

8 People Shot Wednesday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Eight people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including a 21-year-old man who was wounded in Chicago Lawn on the Southwest Side. He was walking about 8:22 p.m. in the 6100 block of South California Avenue when an unknown group of males started arguing with him, according to Chicago police. As the man…

1 Person Killed, 3 Wounded Tuesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were shot Tuesday in Chicago, including a man who was killed in Humboldt Park on the West Side. Deondre Williams, 21, was standing on the sidewalk about 3:15 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Chicago Avenue when a dark-colored SUV approached him, Chicago police and the Cook County medical…

Chicago Police, Beck Announces Expansion of Detective Divisions

(Sun Times Wire) The Chicago Police Department announced Tuesday the number of detective areas in the city is expanding from three back to five in order to improve response times, particularly on the West Side. Former Mayor Rahm Emanuel shuttered two of the original five. Mayor Lori Lightfoot mentioned the plan in October, and a…

3 People Shot Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. The day’s latest shooting injured a 37-year-old woman in Uptown on the North Side. The woman was walking on the sidewalk about 6:50 p.m. in the 4900 block of North Kenmore Avenue when two people approached her and fired shots, Chicago police said.…

Teen Boy Shot 8 Times, Killed in South Deering

(Sun Times Wire) A 17-year-old boy was killed Saturday after he was shot eight times in South Deering on the Far South Side. About 4 p.m., Isaih Maclin was in an alley in the 10800 block of South Hoxie Avenue, when he was approached by multiple people who fired shots at him, Chicago police and…

2 People Killed, 15 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Two teenagers were killed and 15 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend. A 16-year-old girl was fatally shot Saturday in Little Village on the Southwest Side. About 9:45 p.m., Angie Monroy was walking on the sidewalk in the 2300 block of South Rockwell Street when shots were fired,…

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…