A man was shot and critically wounded Sunday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
The 22-year-old was discovered outside with a gunshot wound to the chest in the 1400 block of North Mayfield about 9:10 p.m., according to Chicago Police.
He was taken in critical condition to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, police said.
A red SUV going west on 87th Street ran a red light, struck two vehicles on Vincennes Avenue and struck a pole, Chicago police said. Three people are badly hurt.
Mayoral challenger Paul Vallas said the CTU is behind the bogus lawn signs popping up around the city. The Vallas for Mayor signs include a red box that says, “MAGA 2024,” invoking the Trump slogan, “Make America Great Again.”
Contractor involved in corruption case against former Ald. Austin now accused of bribing Cook County Assessor staffer
Alex Nitchoff is charged with conspiring to bribe a key employee handling commercial properties with home improvement goods and services, jewelry, meals and sports tickets.
On $800 million in tax increases to pay for an array of new social programs, he told the City Club of Chicago, “I’m ready and willing to negotiate the details.”