Chicago Shootings

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 10 Wounded in Shootings on Thursday

(Chicago Tribune) A 77-year-old man and a teen boy were killed in separate attacks, and 10 other people who were wounded during an eight-hour period Thursday. The 17-year-old boy was shot dead about 11:15 p.m. Thursday in the South Austin neighborhood, police said. More than 30 evidence markers were placed in the intersection of Mason…

Man Shot Near Millennium Park in the Loop

(Chicago Suntimes) A man was wounded in a shooting Thursday evening near Millennium Park in The Loop. About 8:25 p.m., the 21-year-old was shot in the abdomen in the 100 block of South Michigan, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. The corner of Michigan Avenue and Monroe Street was blocked with crime scene tape…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 5 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

Three men were killed and five others were wounded in Tuesday shootings across Chicago. A man was found shot to death at 6:37 p.m. in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood. Deandre Smith, 28, was found unresponsive at 6:37 p.m. in a building in the 5000 block of South Drexel, according to Chicago Police and the…

Bloody Chicago, 5 Dead, 10 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

(Chicago Tribune) Five people were killed, including a 15-year-old boy, and 10 people were wounded in city shootings from Monday to Tuesday morning, according to police. The 15-year-old, who has not been identified, was gunned down while riding in a Chevy Trailblazer in the West Lawn neighborhood about 10:30 p.m. Monday. He was shot in…

Bloody Chicago, 6 Dead, 37 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

(Sun-Times Media Wire) – Six men were killed and at least 37 other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning. With temperatures pushing into the 90s, 30 people were shot in less than 9 hours from Saturday evening to Sunday morning. The weekend was more deadly than last weekend,…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 28 Wounded in Shootings on Saturday

Family members crowded into a small corridor under the “Emergency” sign at Mount Sinai hospital after a mass shooting injured eight people about a block away in Lawndale early Sunday. Few details were available about the shooting in the 3300 block of West Douglas Boulevard where police canvassed a green space dividing the road. They…

Chicago Mass Shooting, 8 Wounded in the Lawndale Neighborhood

While his friend was bleeding from a gunshot wound in his passenger seat, Quentin Robeson said he went 60 mph down Douglas Boulevard and didn’t stop at any red lights as he sped to Mount Sinai Hospital early Sunday. “All I could think was, ‘hurry,’” said 34-year-old Robeson. His friend was one of eight people…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 3 Wounded in Friday Shootings

Two men were killed and three others were wounded in shootings across the city from Friday afternoon to Saturday morning, according to police. The two homicides happened early Friday evening. On the Northwest Side in the Belmont-Central neighborhood, a 21-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest about 6:45 p.m. in the 5700 block…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 13 Wounded in Shootings on Thursday

(SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) At least 14 people were shot across the South and West sides of the city on Thursday, leaving one dead. The homicide happened a little after 10 p.m. in the Woodlawn neighborhood, where officers responding to a call of a shooting in the 6200 block of South Ingleside found 23-year-old Xavier…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Dead, 11 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

Two teenage boys were among four people killed and 11 wounded in Chicago shootings from Wednesday morning to Thursday, authorities said. Authorities have identified two boys, ages 15 and 16, and say they were fatally shot in a rifle attack around 9:05 a.m. in the West Side’s Lawndale neighborhood. Hours later on the South Side,…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead 9 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

Two men were fatally shot, and nine other people were wounded, including two people shot by a police officer, in separate incidents from Tuesday to early Wednesday. In the most recent fatal shooting, a 27-year-old man who had been shot multiple times was found on the South Side about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 7900…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 3 Wounded in Monday Shootings

Three men were shot dead and three others were wounded in shootings within an 8-hour period Monday. A 23-year-old man was on a sidewalk in the 4400 block of South Shields Avenue in the Fuller Park neighborhood when a gunman approached and fired shots, hitting him in the head about 7:40 p.m., according to Chicago…

Bloody Chicago, 5 Dead, 25 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Five people were killed and at least 25 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday evening and Monday morning. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened about 12:25 p.m. Sunday, when 22-year-old Shantae Nevith was killed in a domestic incident in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side. She was shot in the…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 14 Wounded in Shootings on Saturday

The young man collapsed on the ground when he saw his father splayed in the middle of a grassy field in West Town. His wife dropped to his side. A detective and a Chicago police officer walked over, but he didn’t move. The grieving son, wearing white basketball shorts and no shirt, kept laying there,…

Bloody Chicago, 3 Dead, 13 Wounded in Shootings on Friday

Three people were killed and 13 others were wounded in Chicago shootings between Friday and Saturday mornings, including a man shot dead by police officers returning fire. In the officer-involved shooting, a man in his 20s was killed in Washington Park about 11:10 p.m. Friday after he allegedly shot at officers in an unmarked squad…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 5 Wounded in Shootings on Thursday

A least two people have been killed and five others have been wounded in shootings since mid-afternoon Thursday on the West and South sides, according to police. About 6:15 p.m., three people, including a 16-year-old boy, were shot in the Humboldt Park neighborhood in the 1100 block of North Hamlin Avenue, according to police and…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead, 7 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

A tow truck driver was killed and seven other people were wounded in shootings in Chicago from Wednesday afternoon to early Thursday, including a man shot by an assault-style rifle on the South Side, according to police. The fatal attack happened on the South Side about 8:35 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Houston…