The victim, Kejuan Thomas, lived in Parkway Gardens, but frequently traveled the six miles to Bradley Park because he felt it was safer, friends said.
Chicago’s clearance rate for homicides is far below the national average of 64 percent, as well as below the percentage solved in other large cities.
A man shot the victims at point-blank range near a food vendor, Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said Sunday night. No suspects have been arrested.
No charges have been filed against the homeowner, who had a valid Firearm Owner’s Identification card.
The boy, known as Tavo, was memorialized on T-shirts worn by many of the people who filled the pews of Immaculate Conception Church.
Liberty German, 14, vanished with 13-year-old Abigail Williams on Feb. 13 while hiking a trail near their hometown of Delphi in northwest Indiana.
The details were provided after one of Cosmo DiNardo’s lawyers said DiNardo had confessed to killing the missing suburban Philadelphia men.
At the year’s halfway mark, we take a look at progress made — and not made — in Chicago and Illinois in 2017.
A man and woman died in an apparent murder-suicide early Wednesday that closed the outbound Chicago Skyway for over five hours.
Ald. Brendan Reilly wants better lighting, more surveillance cameras and an overnight shutdown — during warm weather — of an underpass near Navy Pier.
MIHALOPOULOS: Alexis Stubbs, slain by her mom’s ex-boyfriend, had been on track for a better life, thanks to Chicago House and Social Service Agency.
Xavier Joy, a graduate of Whitney Young High School and former football player at Morehouse College in Atlanta, was fatally shot Thursday.
She would have faced more than 24 years “on the low end” in the U.S., federal prosecutors wrote in a memo.
Her former landlord said that “Section 8 helped me with the eviction process” after he pointed out that the unit was overcrowded.
Two boys, one 4 and the other 15, died of gunshot wounds a few hours apart, and about a mile away from each other, in East Chicago, Ind.