Chicago Shootings

4 Killed, 4 Wounded in Weekend Shootings in Chicago

(Chicago Tribune) Shootings in Chicago this year continue to significantly trail 2016 and 2017, which were among the most violent years in two decades, according to data kept by the Tribune. But gun violence still remains higher in the city than at this point in 2013, 2014 and 2015, according to Tribune data. As of…

Boy, 17 Found Shot to Death in Austin Home

(Sun Times Wire) A 17-year-old boy was found shot to death Thursday evening in a West Side Austin neighborhood home, according to Chicago Police. Officers found the teenager, who they initially said was an adult, about 8:45 p.m. at the home in the 600 block of North Laramie, police said. He had a gunshot wound…

Couple Shot to Death in North Lawndale Home

(FOX) A man and woman were fatally shot Wednesday morning in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Officers responded to a call of shots fired about 8:56 a.m. in the 1400 block of South Kenneth, where they found two unresponsive people with gunshot wounds, according to Chicago Police. The 64-year-old woman was found…

5 Dead 15 Wounded in Weekend Shootings across Chicago

(CBS) Five people were killed and at least 15 others have been wounded in shootings across Chicago this weekend. The most recent fatal shooting happened about 12:55 a.m. Monday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot and found a man in a vacant…

Gunman Kills Man for being on his Turf

(Sun Times Wire) Bail was denied Saturday for a man charged with shooting another man dead because the victim was “on his turf” last month near a South Side Red Line station. Jerome Moore, 29, was carrying a loaded 9 mm handgun when officers arrested him Wednesday at a Greyhound bus stop upon returning from…

4 Dead, 10 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday in Chicago

(Fox) Four people were killed and 10 others, including an 11-year-old boy, were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Wednesday. The most recent shooting happened at 11:20 p.m. in the South Side Gresham neighborhood, leaving one man dead and another wounded. The two men, ages 29 and 31, were shot while on foot in the…

2 People Shot to Death in the Lawndale Neighborhood

(ABC) Two people were shot to death Wednesday night in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood, according to Chicago police. A male victim and a female victim were sitting in a vehicle about 11:10 p.m. in the 4700-block of West Arthington Street when they were each shot in the head, police said. They were both pronounced…

2 Men Charged with Humboldt Park Shooting

(Sun Times) Two men were charged with shooting another man Thursday evening in the Humboldt Park neighborhood. The men got out of a vehicle at 6:04 p.m. in the 800 block of North Central Park Avenue and opened fire, striking the 21-year-old in his foot, according to Chicago Police. He was taken to Norwegian American…

2 Killed, 17 Wounded in Shootings over Weekend in Chicago

(Sun Times) Two men were killed and at least 17 other people, including a 12-year-old boy and a 13-year-old boy, were wounded this weekend in gun violence across Chicago. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened Saturday morning in the South Side Morgan Park neighborhood. Two men were standing about 11:15 a.m. in the 1300 block…

2 Killed, 7 Wounded in Shootings Monday in Chicago

(Chicago Tribune) Two men have been killed and seven other people, including a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded since just before dawn Thursday in Chicago, police said. In the first fatal shooting, a man, identified as Miguel Islas, 28, was shot and killed while arguing with another man around 5:30 a.m. in the 4900 block…

6 Killed, 24 Wounded in Weekend Shootings in Chicago

(Chicago Tribune) At least 31 people were shot, six fatally, between Friday afternoon and Monday morning, making it the most violent yet in 2018, according to data kept by the Tribune. That includes an 11-hour period from Saturday afternoon to Sunday morning when 18 people were shot, three fatally. Compared with this time last year,…

4 Wounded, in Humboldt Park Drive By Shooting

(Chicago Tribune) The woman seemed to come out of nowhere as she sprinted inside the birthday party amid a hail of gunfire, witnesses said. The young woman fell near the entrance, partygoers said, as a car sped away. Two men and another woman were also hit with bullets. The birthday party then erupted into chaos,…

Man Shot in McDonalds Drive Thru in Back of the Yards

(Sun Times Wire) A man was shot while sitting in the drive-thru lane of a restaurant Saturday morning in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 27-year-old man was sitting in a drive-thru lane about 4:40 a.m. in the 1400 block of West 47th Street when he heard shots and felt…

13 Wounded in Shootings Friday in Chicago

(Chicago Tribune) Three people, including a teenage girl, were seriously injured in a shooting at a party early Saturday on the West Side, Chicago police said. The triple attack brought the total of the city’s shooting victims to 13 wounded between Friday and Saturday mornings. The three were shot around 4 a.m. Saturday while at…

3 People Shot at Party in West Garfield Park

(Fox) Three people were shot at a party Saturday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Shots were fired at a party about 4:05 a.m. at 3932 W Arthington Street in West Garfield Park, injuring one woman and two males, Chicago Police said. The woman, 18, was taken to Stroger Hospital…

3 Dead, 7 Wounded in Shootings Tuesday in Chicago

(Chicago Tribune) Three people, including a 16-year-old boy, were killed and four others were hurt in separate shootings in less than five hours Tuesday night in Chicago, authorities said. Two others were injured in morning shootings and a man was shot while driving on Interstate 57 in the afternoon, bringing Tuesday’s total to 10 people…