Tag: violence

Chicago: 2 Teen Girls Stabbed, 1 Fatally, In Englewood

CHICAGO—On August 26, two teenage girls were stabbed in the Englewood neighborhood after an argument that started on social media, ABC 7 Chicago first...

Suspects Pose As Maintenance Workers And Rob Homes

CHICAGO, IL,—Robbers posing as maintenance workers from an electrical company robbed homes in Uptown and Rogers Park in Chicago on August 24, at around...

66 Shot, 5 Killed In Chicago Over The Weekend

CHICAGO, IL—Between Friday, August 21 and Sunday, August 23, 66 people were shot in Chicago, including some minors, and 5 people were killed. The...

21 People Shot In Chicago On Wednesday

CHICAGO—21 people were shot and wounded Wednesday in shootings across the city, the Chicago Sun Times first reported. In one attack that occurred in Gresham,...

Chicago Police Department Releases Surveillance Video Of Shooting Suspect

CHICAGO, IL—On Wednesday, August 19, the Chicago Police Department released a video asking the public’s help to identify a suspect who shot a 12-year-old...

Chicago Crime: 16 Shot, 2 Fatally On Friday

CHICAGO— Sixteen people, including a 12-year-old, were shot in Chicago on Friday August 14 ABC 7 Chicago first reported. Chicago police reported that the...

City Bridges Used As Barricades In Chicago

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS—Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has ordered city bridges to be kept raised as barricades, in order to keep out looters from entering downtown...

Chicago Ronald McDonald House Damaged During Looting

CHICAGO, IL—The Ronald McDonald House in Chicago, near the children’s hospital, was damaged during widespread looting on August 10. The Ronald McDonald House, located...

Monday Morning Looting Results In 13 Injured Cops

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS—Hundreds of looters in support of the Black Lives Matter movement swept through downtown Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, 13 blocks of North Michigan Ave,...

2 Children Shot In Drive-By Shootings In Chicago

CHICAGO—On August 5, Wednesday evening, two children were shot in two separate shootings that occurred about half an hour apart, the Chicago Police Department...
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