Chicago Shootings

1 Person Killed, 4 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and four others wounded in gun violence on Tuesday across Chicago. The man was found unresponsive in an alley just before 6 a.m. in the 4300 block of West Flournoy Street in West Garfield Park, Chicago police said. He had a gunshot wound to the head. The man,…

Boy, 14, Wounded by 3 Gunman in Fernwood

(ABC) A 14-year-old boy was shot and grazed in the head after he was dropped off by a ride-share vehicle in the Fernwood neighborhood Monday morning, Chicago police said. The boy was dropped off by the ride-share vehicle in the first block of West 105th Street at about 2:28 a.m., police said. He was approached…

Violent Friday: 3 People Killed, 8 others Wounded in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Gun violence in Chicago has left at least three people dead and eight others wounded since the three-day Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend began Friday evening amid a blistery winter storm. A woman was discovered with a fatal gunshot wound Saturday morning in the Avondale neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according…

2 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) Two men were wounded by gunfire Thursday in Chicago, including a 63-year-old old hit by a stray bullet on the Southeast Side. He was standing on the corner at 8:04 a.m. in the 9700 block of South Ewing when two people across the street started arguing, according to Chicago police. One of…

4 People Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people were wounded Wednesday in shootings across Chicago, including a man who ran away from a group of people firing guns in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 28-year-old man ran inside of a home at 2:04 a.m. in the 11400 block of South Carpenter…

1 Person Killed, 9 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) At least one person was killed and nine others were wounded in citywide shootings on Tuesday. The murder was discovered during the afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Officers found Eric Moore, 28, slumped over in the front passenger seat of a white sedan about 1:10 p.m.…

Monday was First Day of New Year without Shootings in Chicago

(Fox) No one shot another person within city limits on Monday, marking Chicago’s first day in 2019 without any reported gun violence. Two people did suffer self-inflicted gunshot wounds, according to Chicago police. One was a man, 38, who accidentally shot himself while cleaning a relative’s handgun on the Far South Side, police said. The…

3 People Killed, 9 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(NBC) Three people are dead and at least nine others have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago this weekend. The city’s first fatal shooting of the weekend was reported in the 5000 block of West Concord place at 8 p.m. Friday, police said. A 19-year-old man was walking in an alley when…

2 People Killed, 5 Wounded, in Chicago Shootings Friday

(Sun Times Wire) At least seven people were shot, two fatally, in Chicago on Friday. The last reported murder happened during a double shooting at 8:20 p.m. in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. A black car pulled up to two men in the 100 block of South Kildare Avenue and someone inside fired shots, according…

4 People Shot, Wounded, in Chicago Thursday

(Sun Times Wire) At least four people were wounded in citywide shootings on Thursday, none fatally. The most recent gun violence was reported at night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the South Side. A 21-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk when someone inside a red car fired shots at 10:52 p.m. in the…

1 Person Wounded, in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Only one person was wounded in citywide gun violence reported over a 24-hour period on Wednesday. The sole shooting happened during the evening in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 26-year-old man was inside a vehicle when someone in another vehicle fired shots about 7 p.m. in the…

1 Dead, 3 others Wounded, in Chicago Shootings Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) A man was killed and three others wounded in Chicago gun violence on Tuesday, including an 19-year-old man shot dead by the woman he was trying to rob. About 5:45 a.m., Laavion Goings approached the woman, 25, in the 500 block of West 103rd Street in the Fernwood neighborhood, Chicago police and…

3 People Killed, 9 others Wounded in Chicago Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least three people were murdered, and nine others were wounded this weekend in citywide shootings. The city’s latest reported shooting killed a 21-year-old man in the Clearing neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A 21-year-old man was in an alley with two other males when they began arguing and one of the…

2 Men Killed 8, others Wounded Thursday in Chicago Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed and eight others wounded in 24 hours of citywide gun violence Thursday. The double homicide happened shortly before 1 p.m. in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side. Someone fired multiple shots at a gray Dodge Avenger in the 5000 block of South Indiana, according to Chicago police.…

2 Men Shot to Death in Bronzeville

(Sun Times Wire) Two men were shot to death Thursday afternoon in the Bronzeville neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Shortly before 1 p.m., someone fired multiple shots at a gray Dodge Avenger in the 5000 block of South Indiana, according to Chicago police. The driver was shot in the chest while the front-seat…

Bicyclist among 3 Wounded in Chicago Shootings Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were shot and wounded in Chicago on Wednesday, including a 43-year-old bicyclist on the Far South Side. About 8:40 p.m., the man was cycling in the 1000 block of East 133rd Street in the Eden Green neighborhood when a male on foot fired shots from a street corner, Chicago police…

5 People Shot in Chicago on First Day of 2019

(Sun Times Wire) At least five people were shot, none fatally, on New Year’s Day. Most recently, a man was wounded by someone trying to rob him at gunpoint Tuesday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. At 9:16 p.m., the 35-year-old was standing on a sidewalk in the 7100 block of South…

2 People Killed, 27 Wounded in News Years Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) At least two people were killed and 27 others were wounded in citywide shootings over the extended New Year’s weekend, which began at 5 p.m. Friday and ended 5 a.m. Tuesday. No gun murders were reported in the first 24 hours of 2019. The last murder of 2018 happened the afternoon of…