Chicago Shootings

9 Dead, 30 Plus, Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago

(Fox 32) Nine people were killed and at least 30 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday night and Monday morning. The weekend’s latest fatal shooting happened about 12:10 a.m. Monday in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. A 26-year-old man was standing next to a car in the 3000 block…

2 Killed, 14 Wounded in Shootings in Chicago on Saturday

(Chicago Tribune) At least 16 people were shot, two fatally, across the city in separate attacks from Saturday to Sunday. The two fatal shootings took place within 30 minutes in different parts of the city. In the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, a 27-year-old woman was fatally shot about 12:25 a.m.…

8 Wounded in Shootings Across the Chicagoland Area

(Chicago Tribune) A 36 year old man was sprawled on the sidewalk near an intersection in the Homan Square neighborhood late Friday as firefighters tended to his gunshot wound. Chicago police officers and women gathered around the man. He shook his head at his teenage daughter as paramedics wheeled him into an ambulance. The daughter…

Car Jacker Shot, Killed, Man in Noble Square

(WLS) A man was shot and killed early Thursday morning by someone trying to take his car on Chicago’s Northwest Side. Jesus De La O-Jimenez, 28, was dropping off a female acquaintance around 2:05 a.m. near North Greenview Avenue and West Division Street in the city’s Noble Square neighborhood, when police said another man got…

3 Dead, 5 Wounded in Shootings Across Chicago, Wednesday

(Sun Times Wire) Three people were killed and five others were wounded in shootings Wednesday across Chicago. The day’s latest fatal shooting happened about 8:30 p.m. in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Two men were standing on the sidewalk in the 6000 block South Maplewood when someone in a dark SUV drove…

Mass Shooting in Bronzeville, 1 Dead, 6 Wounded

(WLS) Seven people were shot, one of them fatally, in a mass shooting Tuesday night on Chicago’s South Side, two blocks from Chicago police headquarters. Five of the wounded were women. Gunfire broke out just after 10:30 p.m. in the first block of East 37th Street in the city’s Bronzeville neighborhood. Investigators said there was…

Bloody Chicago, 5 Wounded in Shootings Monday

Five people were wounded in separate shootings Monday across Chicago. The day’s latest incident happened about 8 p.m. in the West Garfield Park neighborhood. A 23-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 4700 block of West Lake Street, according to Chicago Police. He took himself to Stroger Hospital, where his condition stabilized. Details…

Chicago, 3 Killed, 28 Wounded in Shootings on 1st Weekend of August 2017

Maggio News Video A 14-year-old boy gunned down on the steps of a Pilsen home was among three people killed and 28 others wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend, according to authorities.

The violence brought the number of people shot in the city this year to at least 2,256, according to data kept by the Tribune. There have been at least 415 homicides.

The three homicides over the weekend happened between Saturday night and Sunday morning.

Fourteen-year-old Damien Santoyo was fatally shot about 2:35 a.m. Sunday outside of a home in the 1700 block of South Newberry Avenue on the Near Southwest Side. People inside a passing car yelled gang slogans and someone opened fire, hitting Damien in the head.

“I’m so sorry,” his mother cried out from the same wooden steps where he was killed. “I wasn’t there for you. Oh, my baby. I’m so sorry. Get up, please.”

Early Sunday, a 33-year-old man was fatally shot by a woman in a domestic altercation in the Clearing neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. Damien Hernandez was shot three times by a 30-year-old woman just before 5:20 a.m. in the 6900 block of West 65th Street. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Hernandez lived on the block where he was killed, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

The woman is in custody with charges pending.

About 10:40 p.m. Saturday, a 39-year-old man was fatally shot while in a car near Sherwood Park in the Englewood neighborhood. Officers found Marvin Hines after he crashed into the fence of a home. He lived in the 600 block of West 61st Street, according to the medical examiner’s office.

On Sunday, two men were shot while riding in a car on the Near North Side about 7:55 p.m., police said. The shooting in the 1000 block of North Clark Street critically injured a 33-year-old man. Ten people were wounded in separate attacks within 9 hours from Friday afternoon to Saturday morning. A shooting in the 5100 block of South Hoyne Avenue in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side critically injured a 31-year-old man riding in a vehicle.

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Bloody Chicago, 3 Killed, 12 Wounded in Shootings on Saturday

(Chicago Tribune) A 14 year old boy who was fatally shot in Pilsen was among 14 people hit by gunfire within seven hours from late Saturday to early Sunday. Since an 11 a.m. shooting, Chicago had gone about 11 hours without a shooting Saturday when the 7-hour period began about 10:20 p.m. In total, three…

Bloody Chicago, 11 Wounded in Shootings on Friday

(Chicago Tribune) Eleven people were wounded, including two women, in separate attacks across the city within 18 hours from Friday afternoon to early Saturday. About 5:45 a.m. Saturday, a 31-year-old man was shot in the neck while he was in the 2500 block of West 50th Street in the Gage Park neighborhood, police said. He…

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

(Maggio News) On Thursday, 1 person was shot and killed and 7 others were wounded in shootings across the city. Another was stabbed and wounded during a robbery. The first shooting took place on the 6400 block of south Lowe at 11:37pm. 2 men were standing on the sidewalk when an occupant in sedan fired…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Wounded in Shootings on Wednesday

(Maggio News) Wednesday in Chicago was relatively calm only two people were shot and wounded. The first shooting happened at 3:23am on the 5400 block of west North Avenue. A male Hispanic, 24, was in a vehicle when he heard shots and felt pain. Victim was self-transported to Community First and was transferred to Il…

Bloody Chicago, 13 Wounded in Shootings on Tuesday

(Sun Times Wire) A 17 year old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the left side and a 66 year old man was shot in the upper right side, police said. They were both taken to Mount Sinai Hospital. A 28 year old man was shot in the abdomen, while a 31 year old man…

4 Wounded in Mass Shooting in Humboldt Park

(WLS) Four people were wounded in shooting Tuesday night in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. All four were on the porch of a home about 8:25 p.m. in the 800 block of North Monticello when someone came up to them and opened fire, Chicago Police said. A 66-year-old man was shot in…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 9 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Two men were killed and at least nine other people were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The most recent deaths were the latest of 378 people fatally shot in the city this year, according to data maintained by the Chicago Sun-Times. In all, more than 2,165 people have been shot since…

Bloody Chicago, 4 Dead, 31 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

(Sun Times Wire) A 4 year old boy and an 89-year-old man were among 35 people shot across the cityfrom Friday evening to Monday morning, a period that also saw four homicides. The most recent deaths were the latest of 377 people fatally shot in the city this year, according to data maintained by the…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, Wounded in Shootings across the City

(Chicago Tribune) Thirteen people were shot, two fatally, during separate attacks since Thursday afternoon, which includes a shooting that wounded five people, according to police. An 18-year-old man was among five people who were standing in the 2000 block of East 71st Street in the South Shore neighborhood just before 10:40 p.m. when someone inside…

Mass Shooting in South Shore Leaves, 1 Dead, 4 Wounded

(WGN) Five people were shot, at least one fatally, on a Chicago sidewalk on the South Side. The shooting happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday at 71st and Chappell in South Shore. Someone pulled up in a tan mini-van and fired into the group. Three of the injuries were non-life threatening, but two men were…

Bloody Chicago, 2 Dead, 6 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

(Sun Times Wire) Two people were killed within 10 minutes of each other and six other people were also wounded Monday in shootings across the city. The year’s shooting death toll rose to 366 after the violence Monday, with more than 2,086 people shot in the city since the start of the year, according to…

Chicago Lawndale Neighborhood Leads City in Gun Violence

(Fox 32) A new report has identified a stretch of the Lawndale neighborhood as having more gun violence than any other area this year. “It is what it is. I don’t know why it’s like that, but it is,” said security guard William Hill. A Sun-Times report shows that a 10th district police beat leads…