| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:43 AM
Three people were wounded in shootings on the Northwest and South sides in Chicago overnight, police said.
About 10:30 p.m. in the West Pullman neighborhood, a 20-year-old man was shot at a bus stop in the 11900 block of South Halsted Street, police...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:44 AM
President Barack Obama will come to Chicago on Friday and talk about guns, heeding the calls from crime-ridden communities to make the city a priority in his national anti-violence agenda.
But young African-American men, those most likely to be hit by...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:18 PM
West Garfield Park has recorded two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
A 24-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday in the 4000 block of West Wilcox Street, police said. A 33-year-old man was stabbed to...