3 wounded in separate shootings, hours apart in South Chicago, police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — Three people were wounded in separate shootings hours apart Saturday morning in South Chicago, police said. Three men were inside a vehicle in the neighborhood’s 8500 block of South Commercial Avenue when a dark-in-color SUV stopped near them, Chicago police said. An unidentified offender fired shots in their direction at about 5:54 … Read more

Community aims to overcome past struggles with new chief in Colwyn Borough

COLWYN, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — The small borough of Colwyn is home to only about 3,000 people, but it’s had as many issues as any big city. From an exodus of police officers seeking higher wages, to the infamous story of a former city masher who locked herself in her office and refused to leave, Colwyn … Read more

16-year-old shot and killed at ‘Bean’ worried about Chicago crime, living past 21st birthday

CHICAGO (WLS) — A 17-year-old has been charged as an adult in the fatal shooting of another teen at “The Bean” in Millennium Park Saturday night. Marion Richardson appeared before a judge for bond court from a juvenile detention facility via video conference. Richardson was given a $250,000 bond for the murder of 16-year-old Seandell … Read more

Carjacking suspects arrested after CPD officer hit by vehicle following shooting, alderman says

CHICAGO (WLS) — Carjacking suspects were arrested after a Chicago police officer was hit by a vehicle following a shooting, an alderman said. The CPD officer officer was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in good condition after being struck near West 57th Street and South Damen Avenue in Chicago’s West Englewood neighborhood, the Chicago … Read more

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

Police release names of victims killed in Buffalo mass shooting, including ‘hero’ guard Aaron Salter

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Buffalo Police Department has released the names of those killed in a mass shooting at a supermarket. Here is the full list provided by police: Roberta A. Drury of Buffalo, NY – age 32Margus D. Morrison of Buffalo, NY – age 52Andre Mackneil of Auburn, NY – age 53Aaron Salter of … Read more

3 women found dead at Rogers Park living center; CFD works to decrease temperature inside

CHICAGO (WLS) — Three women were found dead inside a North Side living center on Saturday, the Chicago Police Department said. All three women were discovered unresponsive in the Rogers Park building, located in the 7400 block of North Rogers Avenue, Chicago police said. The first woman, 67 years old, was found at about 11:11 … 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

Milwaukee shootings injure 21 near NBA playoff game gatherings, prompting curfew

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee officials on Saturday enacted a curfew for young people and added extra patrols after 21 people were injured in three separate downtown shootings near an entertainment district where thousands gathered for an NBA playoff game. Three people were injured in the first shooting, one in the second, and 17 in what police … Read more

‘Bro – drive!’: Milwaukee shootings injure 21 during NBA playoff game gatherings, prompting curfew

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee officials on Saturday enacted a curfew for young people and added extra patrols after 21 people were injured in three separate downtown shootings near an entertainment district where thousands gathered for an NBA playoff game. Three people were injured in the first shooting, one in the second, and 17 in what police … Read more