| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:29 AM
Nine of the 14 homicide victims killed in Chicago in the last week were in their 20s, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police and autopsy information.
The victims were killed by gunshot wounds in Austin, Chatham, Englewood, Humboldt Park,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Four people were injured in a car crash at Ogden Avenue and Pulaski Road in the Lawndale neighborhood overnight, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
The crash happened about 2:30 a.m.
One person's injuries left them in serious-to-critical...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:37 PM
A 27-year-old man was killed in the Grand Crossing neighborhood and several others wounded in shootings across the city.
Paramedics found the man shot dead in the 7600 block of South Greenwood Avenue on the South Side about 10 p.m. Sunday. The 911...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Eight people were wounded in separate shootings across the South and West sides overnight, according to Chicago police.
Four of the shootings happened between 2:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., and none happened north of Interstate 290, the Eisenhower Expressway....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
The state is suing a Christian housing development nonprofit for allegedly refusing to let a new hire live in one of its West Side units with a woman whom he hadn’t married.
The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in Cook County Court, accuses Lawndale...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Shootings left four men dead and at least 15 others wounded from early Saturday afternoon to Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.
In the most recent shooting, about 1:55 p.m. Sunday in the 4300 block of West Flournoy Street, a 40-year-old man was...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:22 AM
A West Side man has died this morning after he and two other men were shot over the weekend while sitting on his front porch in the Lawndale neighborhood, authorities said.
Willie Bush, 49, of the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue, was pronounced dead...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 2:40 PM
As family struggled to keep a boy from remembering the details of a shooting that claimed the life of his mother and 5-year-old brother Friday, a suspect lay in a hospital bed across the city with several gunshot wounds of his own.
Chavonne Brown and...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered this morning inside a home in the city's Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.
About 10:53 a.m., the man was discovered unresponsive at a residence on the 2100 block of South...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:52 PM
A West Side man was stabbed to death this morning in a domestic dispute in the Lawndale neighborhood, authorities said.
Willie Wimberly, 35, was found fatally stabbed in the 1900 block of South Spaulding Avenue, and declared dead at 9:25 a.m. at Mount...
| May 18, 2013
| 2:51 PM
A 4-year-old boy fell from a second-story window in his family’s North Lawndale neighborhood apartment Saturday and narrowly missed a spiked metal gate in front of the entrance, authorities said.
The boy had apparently been jumping on the couch...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bridgeport, Englewood and West Garfield Park each saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
In Bridgeport, two men were shot to death Saturday in the 500 block of West Pershing Road, police said....