Chicago Shooters

Man Wanted for Murder in Humboldt Park Shooting

(Sun Times Wire) A man is wanted for murder in a Humboldt Park shooting last month that killed a man and critically wounded a woman. Lee Davis, 23, has an active arrested warrant in the shooting death of 34-year-old Neal David Sumrell, according to Chicago police and Cook County medical examiner’s office. Davis allegedly approached…

Brother Guns Down Sister’s Boyfriend in Lawndale Home

(Sun Times Wire) A man gunned down his sister’s boyfriend — as she and the couple’s children sat nearby in their Lawndale home — in what prosecutors said was possibly retaliation over a murder that happened two weeks earlier. At a bond hearing Friday, authorities said Dominick Wing was at his sister’s apartment in the…

Man Charged in West Pullman drive-by Shooting

(Sun Times Wire) A man was charged in connection to a West Pullman drive-by that wounded a man Wednesday on the Far South Side. Timothy Bland, 19, faces a felony count of aggravated unauthorized use of a loaded weapon in a shooting that led officers to chase a vehicle to the suburbs, according to Chicago…

Palatine Shooter Arrested in Mexico

(Sun Times Wire) A man wanted for a shooting earlier this year in northwest suburban Palatine was arrested last week in Mexico. Javier Ponce, 19, was wanted on a warrant for two counts of attempted murder for the April 28 shooting in the 1900 block of June Lane, according to a statement from Palatine police.…

Large Number of Children Exposed to Violence in Chicago Regularly

(Tribune) Over the Fourth of July holiday, Felix Kombwa brought the children he mentors to a festival where a law-enforcement exhibit allowed visitors to sit in a squad car, try on police gear and chat with officers. But the fireworks, the presence of the officers and the sight of their weapons all scared the children,…

Chicago Police Release Photos of Suspect in CTA Shooting

(ABC) Chicago police have released photos of a man wanted after a shooting on a CTA bus left three people, including two teenagers, wounded Monday. The shooting occurred on a northbound 75 bus in the 7600-block of South State Street, just off the Dan Ryan Expressway, in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood at about 6:17…

Man Charged with Attempted Murder in Far South Side Shooting

(Sun Times Wire) Bail was denied Saturday for a man accused of attacking an acquaintance at a Far South Side gas station and later shooting the man after he tried to drive away. Jacob D. Taylor, 24, of Riverdale, faces charges of attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated discharge of a…

Two Charged after Firing, 40 Shots near River North Nightclub

(Sun Times Wire) Two men face charges in connection with a confrontation with police after a shooting early Wednesday outside a River North nightclub in which 40 gunshots were fired. Antione Davis, 36, was accused of nearly hitting an officer with this car as he tried to leave the area after the shooting near the…