Chicago Shootings

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 11 Wounded in Shootings on Friday

The young Chicago police officer tried to restrain the woman late Friday as she pushed past two lines of crime scene tape that stretched across a block in the West Englewood neighborhood. Her incoherent sobs soon turned into a repeated request. “Can I just see him?” she cried, looking toward a parked silver SUV with…

Woman Shot by Robber in Park Ridge Neighborhood

A 55-year-old woman was shot by someone who tried to take her purse early Thursday morning on Chicago’s Northwest Side near O’Hare International Airport. She was on her way home from work, walking from a nearby train station around 12:20 a.m. in the 5400-block of North Chester Avenue when police said she was approached by…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 12 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

Three people were killed and at least 12 others were wounded in shootings Tuesday across Chicago. Most recently, a woman was shot to death about 11:35 p.m. in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot and found the 22 year old lying on the sidewalk…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 9 Wounded in Monday Shootings

Two men were killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. About 11:25 a.m., one man was killed in a South Shore neighborhood drive-by shooting that also left a 26-year-old woman critically wounded on the South Side. The woman was driving a vehicle with the man in the passenger…

Shooter Charged with Attempted Murder in Lakeview Party Shooting

A 24-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting at a party early Sunday in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side. James Warren, of the Gresham neighborhood, is facing felony charges of attempted first degree murder and aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, Chicago Police announced Monday. Warren had been…

Bloody Chicago, Two Wounded in Shooting at 31st Beach

Two people were shot Saturday evening near the 31st Street Beach on the South Side. A man, 27, and a woman, 18, were sitting in the 2800 block of Fort Dearborn Drive about 10:30 p.m. when they heard loud noises and discovered they were shot, according to Chicago Police. The man was shot in the…

Bloody Chicago, 7 Wounded in Shootings on Friday

Seven people were shot across Chicago in the first 10 hours of the weekend. The latest attack happened about 2:40 a.m. Saturday in the West Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side, where a 24-year-old man was in a car in the 6100 block of South Kildare when someone in a white vehicle pulled up and…

Bloody Chicago, 6 Wounded in Shootings on Thursday

Six people were shot in Chicago on Thursday, leaving two critically wounded. The latest attack happened about 3:30 p.m. in the West Side Austin neighborhood, where a Dodge Caravan pulled up to two men standing at the corner of Chicago and Lockwood, and someone inside opened fire, according to Chicago Police. One man, 32, was…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 9 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

A 26-year-old man was shot dead and nine other people were wounded Wednesday morning to early Thursday in shootings on the West and South sides, Chicago police said. The fatal attack happened shortly after 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 5400 block of West Kamerling Avenue in the Austin neighborhood on the city’s West Side, according…

Bloody Chicago, 15 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

Two 12-year-old boys were among 15 people wounded in shootings Tuesday across Chicago. The boys and a 66-year-old man were wounded in a drive-by shooting at 2:41 p.m. in the Old Town neighborhood on the Near North Side. They were in the 1400 block of North Sedgwick when a vehicle drove by and someone fired…

Uber Driver Shot in the Armour Square Neighborhood

An Uber driver was the victim of a drive-by shooting in the Armour Square neighborhood. The shooting took place near Archer and Cermak. The driver had a male passenger in the car yesterday evening when a dark colored van pulled up and someone in the van fired several times. She was hit in the leg.…

Bloody Chicago, 7 Dead, 27 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Seven men were killed and at least 27 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened at 4:51 a.m. Monday in the West Chesterfield neighborhood on the South Side. Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 9400 block of South…

Driver Shot on Kennedy Expressway

A person was wounded in a shooting late Wednesday on the inbound Kennedy Expressway on the Northwest Side. Troopers were called at 11:03 p.m. for reports of a shooting in the inbound lanes of I-90/94 between Addison and Kimball, according to Illinois State Police. A male driver was shot in the torso, above his left…