Chicago Shootings

1 Man Killed, 2 Wounded in Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and two more wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago. Just before 6 p.m., a man was shot and killed in Garfield Park on the West Side. He was standing on the front steps of a residence in the 3900 block of West Congress Parkway when a car pulled…

2 People Killed, 7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and seven injured Monday in gun violence across Chicago, including two people shot at the Argyle Red Line station on the North Side. About 4 p.m., a shooter walked onto the platform and “specifically targeted” the men at the station at 1118 W. Argyle St. in Uptown, Chicago…

1 Person Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Five people were shot — one of them fatally — Thursday across Chicago. A an 18-year-old man was shot to death about 7:31 p.m. in Austin on the West Side. Xavier Netisingha was in the 1700 block of North Linder Avenue when two males approached on foot and fired shots, Chicago police…

4 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were injured Wednesday in shootings across Chicago, including a 49-year-old woman who was shot in a drive-by in Austin on the West Side. Officers responded at 10:15 p.m. to a ShotSpotter call in the 900 block of North Laramie Avenue and found an injured woman in the area, Chicago police…

1 Person Killed, 3 Wounded in Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) One person was killed and three others were wounded Tuesday in shootings across Chicago. The fatality — also the day’s last shooting — happened just after 6 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Van Buren in West Garfield Park on the West Side. Two men heard shots and felt pain, according…

90-Year-Old Woman Wounded in Austin Shooting

(Sun Times Wire) A 90-year-old woman was shot and wounded Tuesday in Austin on the West Side. About 6:55 a.m., she suffered a gunshot wound to her leg in the 5400 block of West Walton Street, Chicago police said. She was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where her condition stabilized, police said. The circumstances of…

3 People Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Seven people were shot — three of them fatally — Monday in incidents of gun violence around Chicago. Early Monday, a double shooting left a man dead and a 16-year-old boy wounded in Austin on the West Side. About 12:27 a.m., the duo was in an alley in the 200 block of…

6 People Killed, 21 Wounded in Weekend Shootings here in Chicago

(ABC) At least 27 people were shot– six fatally–within city limits over the weekend in Chicago, including a 36-year-old woman who was killed by stray gunfire Friday while inside a store in Chicago Lawn. Candice Dickerson was in a cellphone store about 6:28 p.m. in the 5900-block of South Kedzie Avenue when someone fired shots,…

Carjacker Shot, Killed by Concealed Carry Holder in South Loop

(ABC) A man was fatally shot by a licensed concealed-carry holder after an altercation in the South Loop Friday morning, Chicago police said. The shooting took place at about 3:15 a.m. in the first block of Ida B. Wells Drive, police said. A 41-year-old man driving a BMW told police he was rear-ended by a…

Man Shot, Killed Woman Wounded in Austin

(Sun Times Wire) A man and a woman were shot and killed Friday in Austin on the West Side. Officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 5200 block of West Quincy Street about 2:05 a.m. and found the pair near a vehicle, Chicago police said. A 32-year-old man was hit in the body…

1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Five people were shot — one of them fatally — Wednesday in gun violence across Chicago. The fatal shooting happened in Princeton Park on the South Side, where a 25-year-old man was found dead with a gunshot wound to his chest. The man was discovered by a family member about 8:45 p.m.…

1 Person Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was shot dead and four others were injured Tuesday in gun violence around Chicago. In the day’s fatal shooting, a 26-year-old man was killed and 27-year-old injured in front of an Englewood elementary school on the South Side. The two men were sitting about 9:35 p.m. in a parked vehicle…

1 Person Killed, 11 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Twelve people were shot, one of them fatally, Monday in gun violence across Chicago. The deadly shooting happened in Gresham on the South Side, when a man got into an argument with someone about marijuana, according to Chicago police. Keshaun Graham, 18, was arguing at 4:10 p.m. in the 700 block of…

2 People Killed, 6 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Eight people were shot, two of them fatally, Thursday across Chicago. Two men died after firing shots at each other during an apparent attempted robbery in Park Manor on the South Side. About 10:20 a.m., Mark Miller, 64, was inside of a home in the 6800 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue…

3 People Killed, 7 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were killed and seven more were injured Wednesday in shootings across Chicago. An 18-year-old was shot to death in a Logan Square apartment on the Northwest Side. About 10:43 p.m., the man was in a second floor apartment in the 2200 block of North Avers Street when several males walked…

1 Man Killed, 3 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) Four people were shot — one of them fatally — Tuesday in gun violence across Chicago. A man was shot to death in West Englewood on the South Side. Demetrice Williams, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to the head about 3:35 p.m. on a front porch in the 5600 block…

2 People Killed, 5 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and five others wounded Monday in shootings across Chicago. A 25-year-old man was found dead in a vehicle in Chicago Lawn on the South Side. About 10:09 p.m., officers responded to a call of shots fired in the area and found the man sitting unresponsive in the driver’s…