Chicago Shootings

12-Year-old Girl, 2 others Shot on Englewood Porch Saturday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people, including a 12-year-old girl, were wounded Saturday in a shooting in Englewood on the South Side. They were on the front porch of a home about 12:31 a.m. in the 1600 block of West 70th Street when a male on foot unleashed gunfire, Chicago police said. The girl was struck…

2 Women Killed, 1 Man Wounded in Gresham Shooting Friday

(Sun Times Wire) Two women were killed and one man was wounded in a shooting Friday in Gresham on the South Side. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert about 9:58 p.m. in the 7500 block of South Stewart Avenue and found the women suffering from gunshot wounds, Chicago police said. Witnesses told investigators that they…

2 People Killed, 3 Wounded Thursday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) t least five people were shot — two fatally — Thursday in citywide gun violence, including a man who was found with gunshot wounds in Lawndale on the West Side. About 8:40 p.m., officers responded to the 1500 block of South Albany Avenue and found a man laying facedown, Chicago police said.…

6 Wounded Wednesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were injured Wednesday in citywide shootings. The day’s latest shooting happened in Gresham on the South Side. A 30-year-old man was on a sidewalk about 8:44 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Halsted Street when someone opened fire, Chicago police said. The man was hit in the back and…

1 Man Killed, 5 Wounded Tuesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Six people were shot — one of them fatally — Tuesday in citywide gun violence, including a man who was fatally shot in Fernwood on the South Side. He was arguing with a male about 2:24 p.m. in the first block of West 107th Street when that person pulled out a handgun…

Teen Killed, 8 others Wounded in Shootings Monday in Chicago

(Sun Times Wire) One Tennager was killed and at least 8 people were injured in gun violence Monday across Chicago, including four people wounded within two hours in a series of shootings in Roseland on the South Side. The latest shooting seriously wounded a 25-year-old man as he was walking in an alley in the…

1 Man, 2 Teens Wounded in Drive by Shooting in Lawndale

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were shot Monday in Lawndale on the West Side. Three males were on a sidewalk about 11:50 p.m. in the 1100 block of South Richmond Street when someone drove by in a black SUV and opened fire, Chicago police said. A 20-year-old man was taken to Stroger Hospital with a…

2 People Killed, 41 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Fox) At least 43 people were wounded — two of them fatally — in gun violence incidents within city limits over the weekend. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened Friday in Englewood on the South Side. About 11:51 p.m., Reginald Watkins, 23, was was sitting in a vehicle in the 6200 block of South Laflin…

12-Year-old Girl Shot in Avondale Sunday

(Sun Times Wire) A 12-year-old girl was hurt in a shooting Sunday in Avondale on the Northwest Side. About 2:24 a.m., she was in a vehicle driven by her father traveling in the 3200 block of North Kimball Avenue, Chicago police said. A man in a gold-colored sedan fired shots, hitting the girl in the…

11-year-old Boy Grazed in Englewood Shooting Saturday

(Sun Times Wire) An 11-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet Saturday in Englewood after two people opened fire on him. The boy was walking towards a parked vehicle about 1:55 p.m. in the 7200 block of South Paulina when two males approached him from an open lot and started shooting at him, Chicago police…

14-year-old Girl, Wounded in Lawndale Shooting Friday

(Sun Times Wire) A 14-year-old girl was wounded Friday when someone fired shots into a group in Lawndale on the Southwest Side. She was standing on a sidewalk with the group in the 3700 block of West Douglas Boulevard when a dark-vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, Chicago police said. The girl was…

2 People Killed, 7 Wounded, Thursday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and seven others wounded Thursday in shootings across the city, including a single shooting on the West Side that killed a young woman and wounded three others. Three women and a man were outside about 12:15 a.m. in the 3400 block of West Fulton Boulevard when someone emerged…

3 Wounded, Wednesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were wounded Wednesday in citywide shootings. In the day’s latest shooting, a 34-year-old man was injured in Lawndale on the West Side. He was standing on a sidewalk about 10:50 p.m. in the 4200 block of West 21st Place when someone in a dark-colored sedan opened fire, Chicago police said.…

1 Person Killed, 7 Wounded, Tuesday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Eight people were shot Tuesday in Chicago, including a man who was killed near a birthday party in Morgan Park on the Far South Side. Kyle C. Johnson was sitting on the porch of a residence in the 1000 block of West 115th Street about 12:37 a.m. when someone fired shots from…

4 People Wounded in Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were wounded Monday in citywide shootings, including a 24-year-old man who was critically wounded in a shooting in Englewood on the South Side. Officers responded at 5:25 p.m. to the 6500 block of South Green Street and found the man on the street, Chicago police said. He had gunshots in…

Violent Weekend in Chicago, Leaves, 9 People Killed, 32 Wounded

(Sun Times Wire) Shootings within city limits over the weekend left at least 9 people dead and 32 others wounded. The latest fatal gun violence incident happened Sunday in South Shore. About 1:55 p.m., two vehicles were northbound side by side in an alley in the 2000 block of East 69th Street when someone in…

3 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were wounded Wednesday in citywide shootings. The latest shooting happened in Washington Heights on the South Side, where a 29-year-old man was shot while sitting in a vehicle. The man was in the vehicle about 10:40 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Eggleston Avenue when someone in a black…

7 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Seven people were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago, including a man who was found shot in Gresham on the South Side. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert about 10:18 p.m. in the 1300 block of West 76th Street and found the 29-year-old on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the…