Chicago Shootings

16-year-old Girl among 2 Shot in Englewood drive-by Thursday

(ABC) A 16-year-old girl and a man were wounded Thursday morning in a drive-by shooting in Englewood on the South Side, Chicago police said. According to police, around 12:35 a.m. the pair were standing outside with a large group of people in the 6600-block of South Oakley Avenue when someone in a passing Nissan opened…

2 Men Killed, 3 others Wounded Tuesday in Shootings across Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and three others wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago, including a 36-year-old man shot to death in Englewood on the South Side. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert about 10:40 p.m. and found the man unresponsive on the sidewalk in the 600 block of West 61st Place with…

1 Man Killed, 3 others Wounded Monday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and three others were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. The city’s only homicide happened in Chicago Lawn on the Southwest Side. About 10:55 p.m., police officers were flagged down in the 2500 block of West 63rd Street because a person was laying on the sidewalk unresponsive, Chicago…

3 People Killed, 24 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Fox) At least 27 people were shot — three fatally — across Chicago over the weekend, including a 41-year-old man who was killed Sunday near Calumet Beach. About 7:05 p.m., he was sitting on the ground in the 9900 block of South Crilly Drive when a 25-year-old man approached him and shot him twice in…

8 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings across Chicago on Thursday left at least eight people wounded, including three men who were shot in a drive-by in Englewood on the South Side. They were standing in front of a home about 8:07 p.m. in the 7300 block of South Stewart Avenue when someone in a passing light-colored Dodge…

1 Man Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(FOX) Five people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including a 26-year-old man who was killed in a drive-by that wounded two others in South Shore. About 4 a.m., Kenneth Summers and another man, 30, were in the 7800 block of South Essex Avenue talking to a 26-year-old woman who was sitting in the backseat of…

4 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago. The day’s latest shooting left a 33-year-old man with a graze wound in Park Manor on the South Side. He was arguing with a 34-year-old man he knew about 10:23 p.m. in the 7000 block of South Indiana Avenue, Chicago police said. The…

1 Man Killed, 4 Wounded Monday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and four others were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. The city’s only homicide happened in South Shore on the South Side. About 8:30 a.m., Willie Washington, 18, was standing on the sidewalk in the 7800 block of South Phillips Avenue when a vehicle pulled up and two…

Waukegan Man Charged for Firing Shots at Chicago Cops in Lawndale

(Sun Times Wire) A 26-year-old man faces charges after he was arrested Sunday for allegedly firing shots towards police officers in Lawndale on the West Side. Danny Martinez, of Waukegan, faces a felony charge of aggravated discharge of a firearm towards a police officer, Chicago police said. Officers in a marked squad car were stopped…

7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least seven people were injured Tuesday in shootings across Chicago. The latest shooting left a man critically wounded in Parkway Gardens on the South Side. The man, 24, was shot in the abdomen about 9:37 p.m. in the 6300 block of South King Drive, Chicago police said. He was dropped off…

3 People Shot Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. A 22-year-old man was injured in the day’s latest shooting, which happened in Austin on the West Side. He was standing on the sidewalk about 8:35 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Mason Avenue when a Chevrolet Malibu driving southbound stopped and…

Eddie Johnson, Shootings Down 13% so Far this Year

(Sun Times Wire) Murders and shootings in Chicago are at a four-year low through the first seven months of 2019, according to data collected by Chicago police. There have been 282 murders reported from Jan. 1 to July 31, a 13% decline from the 321 reported during the same period last year, police said. The…

3 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) At least three people three people were wounded Thursday in citywide shootings. In the day’s latest shooting, a 23-year-old man was wounded on the Near West Side. He was on a sidewalk about 11 p.m. in the 2500 block of West Jackson Boulevard when someone unleashed gunfire, Chicago police said. He was…

1 Person Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and two other people were wounded Wednesday in shootings across Chicago. The day’s fatal shooting happened in North Lawndale on the West Side. Devon Taylor, 20, was on the sidewalk about 4:55 p.m. in the 1500 block of South St. Louis Avenue when someone opened fire, Chicago police…

11 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least 11 people were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago, including three shot outside a South Side methadone clinic. Employees were standing outside the building about 9:45 a.m. in the 900 block of East 93rd Street in Burnside when a vehicle pulled up and a passenger got out and fired shots…

6 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago, including two men who were critically injured in Douglas on the South Side. The pair, 39 and 20, were standing on a sidewalk about 9:25 p.m. in the 2700 block of South Dearborn Street when two other men walked up to them and…

8 People Killed, 40 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Fox) At least 48 people were shot — eight fatally — in incidents of gun violence within city limits over the weekend. Shootings escalated as the weekend went on: Nine people were wounded Friday after 5 p.m., 15 were shot Saturday and Sunday saw 24 people shot. On Sunday, 3-year-old boy died from what Chicago…