Highland Park shooting
The shooter appeared to have fired “a high-powered rifle” from a rooftop, police said. “This doesn’t happen here,” said a witness who ran to safety with his family. “It shouldn’t happen anywhere.”
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In fatal attacks this weekend, a woman was killed and a gunman was among two others wounded in a shootout Friday night in Chinatown, Chicago police said.
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A petition organized the Coalition For A Better Chinese American Community and Ald. Byron Sigcho-Lopez (25th) will ask the city next week to revoke licenses for No. 18 Karaoke Bar.
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The man, believed to be between 40 and 50 years old, was found unresponsive in the middle of police by responding officers.
The man, 39, was shot about 1:50 a.m. in the 400 block of East Erie Street, police said.
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It happened in the 6500 block of South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. None of the five victims appeared to be seriously injured, authorities said.
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The boy suffered gunshot wounds to the ankle and buttocks. He was taken to the University of Chicago Comers Children’s Hospital in good condition.
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“He looks like a guy who’s been at this for a while,” White Sox assistant GM Chris Getz said.
The man, believed to be between 25 to 35 years old, was shot about 12:50 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Kedzie Avenue.
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The man, 38, was sitting outside the building in the 700 block of North Springfield Avenue when he was shot in the chest and head.
The officer was the second hurt by shattered glass in less than an hour early Sunday.
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The victims were with multiple people in the backyard of a house in the 7000 block of South Harper Avenue about 5:30 a.m. when someone approached and fired into the crowd, police said.
About 5:30 a.m., the man confronted someone trying to break into his car in the 9300 block of South Rhodes Avenue when he was shot multiple times in the body, police said.
The man, 45, left his car to exchange information with the driver of the striking vehicle when an argument between the two began, police said.