Chicago Shootings

Chicago Boxer Seriously Wounded in East Garfield Park Shooting

A 25-year-old Chicago boxer was critically wounded early Saturday in a shooting in the city’s East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, friends confirm. Ed Brown and a 19-year-old woman, who was also wounded and in good condition, were sitting in a parked vehicle about 1:10 a.m. in the 3200 block of West Warren…

Bloody Chicago, 2 killed,11 wounded, in Thursday Shootings

Two people were killed and at least 11 more wounded in Thursday gun violence on Chicago’s South and West sides. The Dec. 1 attacks continued a bloody trend from November, a month that tallied 389 shooting victims and 77 homicides. The latest killing happened about 7:30 p.m., when officers found a 48-year-old man with multiple…

Bloody Chicago, 2 killed, 5 wounded in Wednesday Shootings

Two men were killed and at least five more wounded in shootings on the South and West sides of the city on Wednesday, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened just after 8 p.m. in South Shore, where officers responding to a call of shots fired found a 24-year-old man in a gangway with…

Bloody Chicago 2 killed, 11 wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

Two people were slain and at least 11 more wounded in shootings across the city on Tuesday, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened shortly after 8 p.m. along the border of the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods, where officers responding to a shooting in the 2800 block of East 79th Street found…

4000 people have been Shot on the Bloody Streets of Chicago

This weekend, Chicago passed another violent milestone. A website which tracks homicides by type, location, date, race of victim/assailant, and other metrics, said more 4,000 people have been shot in Chicago so far this year. As of 8:40 p.m. on Nov. 27, the count was 4,037 people shot since January 1. Of those, 652 have…

Bloody Chicago 2 dead, 15 wounded in Shootings on Sunday

At least two men were killed and 15 other people were wounded in shootings citywide since Sunday afternoon, according to police. An 18-year-old man was fatally shot in the 8800 block of South Marshfield Avenue in the Gresham neighborhood just after 2 p.m., police said. The man was sitting in a parked car when someone…

Bloody Chicago 4 KILLED, 31 wounded in Thanksgiving SHOOTINGS

At least 35 people have been shot, four fatally, in attacks across the city over Thanksgiving weekend, according to Chicago police. The latest homicide happened about 2:15 a.m. Saturday when two gunmen opened fire outside a house party in the South Chicago neighborhood’s 8800-block of South Exchange, authorities said. A 20-year-old man shot in the…

Chicago House Party Mass Shooting 1 killed 6 wounded

A man was killed and at least five more people were wounded when two gunmen opened fire outside a house party in the South Chicago neighborhood early Saturday. It happened about 2:15 a.m. in the 8800 block of South Exchange, according to Chicago Police. Community activist Andrew Holmes said people at the party jumped from…

Bloody Chicago, 8 killed, 20 wounded in Shootings in the City

Eight have been killed and 20 others have been wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend. A 31-year-old man was shot in the stomach and pronounced dead at the scene, said Officer Kevin Quaid, a police spokesman. The man was standing in an alley when a dark-colored SUV drove up and someone inside fired…

Bloody Chicago 2 Killed, 9 wounded in Shootings on Friday

Two people were killed, including the teenage grandson of U.S. Rep. Danny Davis, and at least nine more were wounded in shootings across the city to start the weekend, according to Chicago Police. The congressman identified his grandson as 15-year-old Jovan Wilson, who was inside his Englewood neighborhood home about 6:45 p.m. Friday in the…

Bloody Chicago 4 killed 7 wounded in Shootings on Thursday

Four men were killed and seven other people were wounded in shootings in Chicago from early Thursday through early Friday, according to police. Joseph Anderson, 42, died after he was shot in the face inside a former grocery store on the Far South Side just after 10:30 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene…

Bloody Chicago 3 killed, 7 wounded in Shootings

Three men were killed and seven others, including a 17-year-old boy, were wounded Wednesday in shootings across Chicago, police said. Just before 8:10 p.m. on the West Side, officers were called to the 5200 block of West Quincy Street in South Austin and found a 29-year-old man shot in the shoulder on the sidewalk. He…

Bloody Chicago 3 killed, 3 wounded in Shootings on Monday

Three men were killed and at least three more wounded in shootings across Chicago on Monday. The most recent homicide happened about 1:45 p.m. in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. Another vehicle pulled up to a 22-year-old Harry Cannon Jr. as he was parking his vehicle in the 900 block of North Kedvale and someone inside…