Chicago Shootings

2 Killed, 8 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) At least two people were killed and eight others wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago, including a man shot to death in a South Austin basement on the West Side. The man, 26, was in the basement in the first block of North Lorel Avenue when another male opened the door and…

Update: 4 People Killed, 10 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least 14 people were shot, four of them fatally, across Chicago this weekend. Early Saturday morning, a young, off-duty Chicago police officer was killed in an apparently random shooting in River North. The officer was shot as he sat in his car with three friends after a night out, Chicago police…

3 People Killed, 20 Wounded in Chicago weekend Shootings

(FOX) Three people were killed and 17 injured in shootings across Chicago since Friday. Friday night saw five people shot, one fatally; eight people were shot and one killed Saturday; and seven were shot on Sunday, one of them fatally. A double shooting Sunday afternoon left a man dead and a boy wounded in the…

2 People Killed, 2 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and two others wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago, including a woman fatally shot in a drive-by shooting in Gresham on the South Side. The 18-year-old woman and a man were standing on a corner about 5:25 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Paulina when people fired…

Boy 14, Charged in the Shooting Death of 13-year-old Boy in Englewood

(ABC) Charges were filed against a 14-year-old boy for the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy in Englewood over the weekend. The 14-year-old is charged with felony involuntary manslaughter and felony aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. The fatal shooting occurred at about 3 p.m. Saturday in the 7300-block of South Aberdeen Street in the…

Man Shot, Killed at McDonald’s Restaurant in Bronzeville

(Sun Times Wire) A man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon at a McDonald’s restaurant in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood. The 27-year-old was shot in the abdomen at 4:16 p.m. at the McDonald’s at 740 E. 47th St., according to Chicago police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The circumstances of the shooting…

1 Person Killed, 14 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Fox) At least 15 people were shot, one fatally, within city limits this weekend. A 43-year-old man was shot to death Sunday morning in the West Side Austin community. Sammy Hodges was standing about 6:15 a.m. in the 600 block of North Cicero when he was shot in his back and leg, according to Chicago…

2 People Killed, 9 others Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least 11 people were shot — two fatally — in Chicago this weekend, including a 17-year-old boy shot to death by police on the Southwest Side. About 8:30 p.m., the boy, identified as Michael Elam, was shot during an “armed confrontation” after he got out of a car that crashed during…

1 Person Killed, 7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings on Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) At least eight people were shot, one fatally, in Chicago on Thursday. The deadly shooting happened late evening in the West Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side, police said. At 11:30 p.m., two men were struck by gunfire while sitting in a parked vehicle in the 6500 block of North Albany,…

Two Teen Girls Shot While Walking in Englewood

(Sun Times Wire) Two teenage girls, ages 15 and 16, were wounded in a shooting Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. They were walking about 6:30 p.m. in the 7300 block of South Halsted when they heard gunfire and realized they’d been struck, according to Chicago police. The younger girl was shot in…

2 Men Shot in Chicago on Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least two shootings unfolded within city limits on Wednesday, including one that possibly led to a high-speed police chase on the West Side. At 8:49 p.m., a 34-year-old man was found suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg in the 4200 block of West Gladys in West Garfield Park, according…

3 Men Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Three men were wounded in shootings Tuesday across Chicago, including a man shot during an argument in West Rogers Park. The 23-year-old was involved in a dispute about 7 p.m. in the alley in the 6200 block of North Leavitt when someone walked up, pulled out a handgun and shot him once…

16-year-old Shot, Killed while waiting at Red Light in Pilsen

(WGN) A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed while waiting at a red light in the Pilsen neighborhood. The shooting happened around 10 p.m. Sunday at Canalport and Union. The teenager was driving a vehicle and waiting at a stoplight, when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside fired shots, according to police. The boy…

4 People Killed, 8 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people been killed and eight others wounded in shootings across Chicago over the weekend. A 16-year-old boy was shot dead as he waited at a red light Sunday night in the Pilsen neighborhood on the Lower West Side, police said. He was sitting in the driver’s seat at 9:45…

5 Shot in Chicago on Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Gun violence in Chicago left five people wounded on Thursday, including a 1-year-old-boy who was shot in the head while in the back seat of his grandmother’s SUV. The boy remained in critical condition Friday morning after the shooting about 5:30 p.m. in the 9900 block of South Throop, according to Chicago…

3 People Killed, 19 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Following a recent dip in gun violence as the city withstood a polar vortex, at least 22 people were shot in Chicago this weekend — including two killed and five wounded in a drive-by outside a Far South Side bar. At 2:01 a.m. Sunday, at least one shooter inside a silver Ford…

6 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least six people were shot in Chicago on Wednesday, none fatally. The most recent shooting happened outside a liquor store in the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest Side. At 9:24 p.m., a 20-year-old man was sitting in a parking lot of the store in the 5900 block of North Diversey…