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  • 1 Killed In Police Involved Shooting

    1 Person has been killed in a police involved shooting in the city’s Lakeview neighborhood.  It happened just after 5 o’clock this morning in the 36 hundred block of north ashland.   Chicago police were investigating after a person was shot and critically wounded outside a bar.  Then they encountered a man with a gun in the area.   Chicago police and the suspect  exchanged gunfire during a police chase . The officer shot and killed the suspect. The officer is being treated […]

  • Man wounded in shooting on I-57, police say

    CHICAGO — A man was shot in the knee while driving on I-57 early Saturday, police said. According to authorities, two people were in a car in the southbound lanes near 111th Street when someone in an adjacent car opened fire about 1 a.m. Saturday. The driver was shot in his knee, police said. He pulled off the road into a gas station at 111th Street and Ashland Avenue. His passenger was not shot. Illinois State Police investigators shut down […]

  • Driver hurt in River North crash

    CHICAGO — A driver had to be rescued when he lost control of his car and smashed into a building in River North early Saturday. The man’s Hyundai hit a building on State Street near Huron Street about 3 a.m. Saturday. The driver was pinned inside; firefighters extricated him from the vehicle. He was taken in serious condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital. No one else was hurt. Witnesses said the man was speeding. Police are investigating.

  • Victim ID’d in fatal South Side shooting

    CHICAGO — A 33-year-old man was identified as the victim in a fatal South Side shooting early Saturday morning, Arthur Delaney, 33, was shot and killed inside his home near Drexel Avenue and 130th Place around 12:45 a.m. Saturday. Police said a fight broke out between four people inside the home. Someone then pulled out a gun and shot Delaney in the neck. He was taken to a hospital and later died from his injuries. No one was taken into […]

  • Over 100 firefighters battle massive fire in North Side apartment building

    CHICAGO — More than 100 Chicago firefighters battled a 2-alarm fire that tore through the city’s Ravenswood neighborhood overnight. The fire started in a 3-story apartment building in the 5100 block of north Paulina just after 1 a.m. Saturday, then spread to another 2-story home next door. Over 100 firefighters attacked the blaze using ladder trucks in the air and five hoses.  Fire crews had to return two additional times to douse hotspots, but the fire is now out.  No […]

  • Thieves Target Senior Citizens On Northwest Side

    Chicago, ILL- Overnight another elderly couple was robbed inside their home on the city’s northwest side. Police say a robber climbed through a back window of a home on west wellington, just after 1 a.m this morning in the city’s belmont cragin neighborhood.  The thief approached the 84 year old homeowner and his wife and implied he had a weapon. He got away with a checkbook, jewelry, and 30 dollars in cash.  Chicago police say this as least the fourth […]

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