Chicago Shootings

2 Men Killed 29, others Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings across Chicago since Friday evening have left two people dead and 29 others wounded. On Friday evening, eight people were shot between 5 p.m. and midnight, including two women caught in a triple shooting in Englewood on the South Side. One person was killed and 13 others wounded on Saturday. On…

1 Man Killed, 12 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Saturday

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings across Chicago since Friday evening have killed one person and wounded at least 24 others. On Friday evening, eight people were shot between 5 p.m. and midnight, including two women caught in a triple shooting in Englewood on the South Side. The weekend’s lone homicide happened Saturday night, ending a day…

12 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Friday

(Sun Times Wire) At least 12 people were wounded in shootings over 24 hours Friday across Chicago. The last shooting of the night wounded a man as he was walking on the West Side. About 11:40 p.m., the 28-year-old was walking in the 3000 block of West Chicago Avenue when someone in a passing brown…

1 Person Killed, 7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Fox) A series of shootings in Chicago over 24 hours Thursday wounded seven people and killed one man who was found by police with a fatal gunshot wound in South Shore. Officers responded about 10:50 p.m. to the 2000 block of East 67th Street and found the man with the gunshot wound to his head,…

9 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Nine people were wounded, including a 6-month-old boy, between about 12:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wednesday in shootings across Chicago. The most recent shooting happened in the University Village neighborhood on the Near West Side. A 36-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk when he heard shots and felt pain about 11…

2 People Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and four others were wounded between about 1:25 a.m. and 11:45 p.m. in shootings on the South Side and West Side. The most recent fatal shooting happened in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Levon Averhart, 42, was standing outside when two males walked up to…

1 Man Killed, 7 Wounded Sunday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) A series of citywide shootings Sunday left a man dead and seven others wounded over a 24-hour period. The fatal shooting happened before dawn in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. About 4:30 a.m., 29-year-old Juan Lopez and a 22-year-old woman were sitting in a vehicle in the 4600 block…

1 Man Killed, 6 Wounded Saturday in Chicago Shootings

(Fox) One man died and six others were wounded between midnight and 11:45 p.m. Saturday in shootings across the city. The first person shot walked into Rush Medical Center shortly after midnight, according to Chicago police. The 24-year-old told officers he was a passenger in a vehicle when he heard gunshots and felt that he…

Violent Friday in Chicago, 3 Killed, 13 Wounded in Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least 16 people were shot — three of them fatally — over 24 hours Friday in Chicago, including two men killed in a double homicide in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. About 4:30 p.m., Johnathan Jeter and Darius Brown, both 23, were standing outside in the 2200 block of…

Shooting in East Garfield Park Leaves, 1 Dead. 2 Wounded

(Fox) A man was killed and two other people were wounded in a shooting Friday morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. All three were driving in a black Mercedes-Benz shortly before 11:40 a.m. and following a red Honda as it turned east into the 3400 block of West Walnut, according to Chicago Police. The…

1 Man Killed, 5 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were shot, one of them fatally, Thursday in Chicago, including a man who died after he was shot in the Cottage Grove neighborhood on the South Side. About 8:45 p.m., 26-year-old Tanny Jackson was shot in the chest multiple times while standing on a front porch in the 9500 block…

Teen Boy Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Fox) A teenager was killed and four people were wounded between about 2 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in shootings on the South Side and West Side. The day’s only fatal shooting left a teenage boy dead in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago police. At 5:28 p.m.,…

Man Shot, Killed after Firing on Gary Cops

(Sun Times Wire) A man was fatally shot by a Gary police officer Wednesday morning. Just before 6 a.m., officers responded to a call about a suspicious vehicle in the driveway of an abandoned home in the 600 block of New Jersey Street, Gary police said. When an officer approached the vehicle, 38-year-old Thomas Watkins…

3 Teens among 8 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Eight people, including three teenagers, were wounded by gunfire between about 2:20 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. Monday in shootings across the city. The most recent shooting is believed to have unfolded about 11:30 p.m., according to Chicago police. A 19-year-old man said he was shot in the chest but was too intoxicated…

3 Teenagers Shot and Critically Wounded near Chatham High School

(Tribune) Three teenagers were shot and critically wounded Monday near a South Side high school, authorities said. The teens, ages 16, 17 and 18, were wounded in the 700 block of East 91st Street in the Burnside neighborhood on the city’s South Side just after 4 p.m., according to the Chicago Fire Department. Two victims…

2 People Killed, 19 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Gun violence in Chicago this weekend claimed the lives of two people and wounded 19 others. Shootings ramped up each day: One person wounded Friday evening after 5 p.m., eight people were shot Saturday and 12 shot Sunday. The latest homicide involved 17-year-old boy who was walking on a sidewalk Sunday night…

1 Person Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Friday

(Sun Times Wire) At least one person was killed and four others were wounded Friday in gun violence across Chicago, including a man shot to death in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood. The 34-year-old man was sitting in a vehicle at 3:23 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue when someone shot…

3 People Wounded Thursday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least three people were wounded Thursday in shootings across Chicago. The last shooting during the 24-hour period left a man grazed in the Trumbull Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. About 11:30 p.m., the 26-year-old was standing in a group on a sidewalk in the 2400 block of East 107th…

1 Teen Killed, 7 others Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(FOX) One person was killed and seven others were wounded by gunfire between about 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in shootings across the city. At 7:29 p.m., a 19-year-old man was killed in the Stony Island Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. Demonte Johnson was shot multiple times at 7:29 p.m. in the…