A man was shot in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side Thursday night.
The 20-year-old was standing in a parking lot in the 5600 block of West Division about 9:50 p.m. when someone in black clothing walked up and shot him, police said.
He was taken to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park with a gunshot wound to the leg, police said. His condition had stabilized.
The Walleyes Unlimited swap meet and the Bassmaster Classic Outdoors Expo highlight Go & Show this week.
Kurell Purnell, 19, was arrested Tuesday night, hours after police say he crashed into an SUV in the 3600 block of West Peterson Avenue.
The state’s Predatory Loan Prevention Act is working, we need to protect it, and the pawn industry must be included.
If you’re with someone determined to control, insult, blame or isolate you, you may be at risk.
A quarter of a century after Giannoulias was carjacked, new SOS doles out $21 million in grants to fight current surge
Chicago carjacking reports hit an apex of 1,849 in 2021. The Illinois secretary of state said it’s also personal for him, after being carjacked with high school basketball teammates in 1998. “It leaves a scar you never forget,” he said. “I hate the thought of anyone else going through that.”