Chicago shootings: 31 shot, 5 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — At least 31 people have been shot, five fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. SUNDAY A 16-year-old boy was among two shot Sunday morning in Lawndale on the West Side. The boy and a 57-year-old man were standing on a sidewalk in the 700-block of South Albany Avenue about 2:30 … Read more

Chicago shootings: 15 shot, 5 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — At least 15 people have been shot, five fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. A teenage boy was shot and killed near the Bean on Saturday night, the Chicago Police Department said. The boy, 16 years old, was in the Loop’s 200 block of East Randolph Street when he was … Read more

Woman shot, killed while confronting garage burglar in Auburn Gresham

CHICAGO (WLS) — A woman was shot and killed in Auburn Gresham while confronting a man who was burglarizing her garage, Chicago police said. Police said the 21-year-old woman walked into her garage while it was being burglarized around 7:45 p.m. in the 7500-block of South Wolcott. The burglar shot her in the chest, back … Read more

Chicago shootings: 24 shot, 6 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — At least 24 people have been shot, six fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. A man was shot to death Sunday night while standing in the kitchen of a West Town home. The man, 20, was standing in the kitchen in the 2100-block of West Maypole Avenue about 9:35 p.m. … Read more

Chicago shootings: 23 shot, 5 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — At least 23 people have been shot, five fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. A man was killed in a West Englewood shooting on Sunday night, police said. The 20-year-old was standing on the sidewalk in the 1200 block of West 72nd Place at about 7:44 p.m. when an occupant … Read more

Chicago shootings: 8 shot, 2 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — At least eight people have been shot, two fatally, in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. One man was killed and two others were wounded, one critically, in a shooting on Chicago’s Far South Side Saturday, police said. Two men were near the street in the West Pullman neighborhood’s 11600 block of … Read more

Carjacking suspect arrested in Northwestern Medical School building basement after chase, lockdown

CHICAGO (WLS) — Northwestern University’s Chicago campus was briefly locked down Monday when police chased a carjacking suspect into a medical school building. AlertNU: There is an Active Threat event on the Chicago Campus. Run, Hide, Fight. Take proper shelter. Lock and/or barricade doors. — Northwestern (@NorthwesternU) May 2, 2022 Police said a 19-year-old carjacking … Read more

Robbery victims open fire on alleged thieves, unintentionally striking 2 near Chicago Theatre: CPD

CHICAGO (WLS) — Police released more information Monday after two unintended victims were struck by gunfire Sunday afternoon in the Loop in an alley next to the Chicago Theater. It all started after three men said they were robbed by three other men inside a taco restaurant in the 100-block of N Wabash Avenue just … Read more

Woman shot, killed in Brickyard Mall parking lot; person in custody, Chicago police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — A person is in custody and charges are pending after a woman was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Brickyard Mall on Chicago’s Northwest Side Wednesday morning, according to police. Alderman Gilbert Villegas, 36th Ward, said this individual turned themselves in to the Schiller Park Police Department before talking … Read more

Chicago police chase after CFD ambulance stolen in Chinatown ends, 1 in custody | LIVE

CHICAGO (WLS) — A man is in custody following a more than 70-mile police chase after stealing city ambulance in Chinatown Monday afternoon. Police said at about 4:40 p.m. a Chicago Fire Department ambulance was parked in the 200-block of West Cermak. Police said it was stolen by an unknown offender while it was parked … Read more