| Aug 26, 2012
| 10:57 AM
A 13-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the leg in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side after finding a gun this morning.
The boy found a handgun this morning in the 12200 block of South State Street and accidentally shot himself in...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Police exchanged gunfire with a suspect officers may have seen shooting at someone else late this afternoon in the West Pullman neighborhood, police said.
Officers saw someone firing a gun from a car near 116th Street and Yale Avenue about 5:10 p.m., and...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:27 AM
A 3-year-old boy was shot in the arm as he was walking with his mother and father Saturday evening in the West Pullman neighborhood, police said.
The shooting happened at about 11:30 p.m. as the boy was walking with his parents on the 700 block of West...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 12:32 PM
A Dolton man has been charged with drunken driving in a collision between a Chicago fire truck and a carload of people in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side that injured 10 people Tuesday.
None of the victims -- including three...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 2:39 PM
West Pullman on Saturday saw its third homicide in about a month, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 36-year-old man was shot to death in the 11600 block of South Wallace Street, the first homicide in that community area in September...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Three West Pullman men remained in custody Sunday after one allegedly shot at police while attempting to escape arrest.
Cook County Judge James Brown denied bail for Kentre Nixon, 21, Johnny Hill, 22 and Nicholas Dominick, 18, all of the 12200 block of...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 11:15 PM
An 18-year-old man has been charged with shooting two girls as they walked from a park in the West Pullman neighborhood on Tuesday, according to the Chicago Police Department.
Jermaine A. Louis, of the 11700 block of South Laflin Street, was charged with...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 9:14 AM
A man working on the rehab of a West Pullman building was trapped and had to be rescued by Chicago Fire Department crews after the building's walls collapsed and the roof fell and trapped him, a fire spokesman said.
The man was taken to Advocate Christ...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:17 PM
A three-hour stand-off that saw Chicago police officers camped outside a West Pullman neighborhood home ended when officers discovered the 41-year-old resident dead inside from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Our name stands for "Read, eat and discuss" or "Read, eat and dine."
We meet in a restaurant in Tinley Park rather than in members' homes.
Members bring friends, sisters, and mothers. We do not have a set group, which brings different viewpoints to...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:02 PM
West Englewood saw two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a 21-year-old man was shot to death in the 5700 block of South Elizabeth Street, police said. Four days earlier, a 27-year-old man was...
| Aug 18, 2012
For more than three decades, Ben Isaacs worked as a Pullman porter, one of the uniformed railway men who served first-class passengers traveling in luxurious sleeping cars — a much-coveted job for African Americans between the 1870s and late 1960s....