Sophie Sherry

CST wire reporter
Brad Weert, who lives in the block, said he heard “three pops” before heading outside to see “flames going as many as 10 feet above the roofline” of his neighbor’s home.
Las autoridades investigan el interior de una casa gravemente quemada donde cuatro personas fueron encontradas muertas después de un tiroteo y un incendio el viernes en Oak Forest.
The cause of the blast was determined to be the “ignition of natural gas,” fire officials said.
Doctors initially said the 75-year-old was not expected to recover.
Since 2015, the Chicago Police Department has shut down at least 58 businesses, most on the South Side and West Side, after shootings at or near their premises even as violence surged downtown.
A woman’s face was cut after Judge Carl Boyd threw a bottle at a window, Chicago police said.
Victoria Moreno, 34, is charged with attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery to a child, according to police. She appeared in court Wednesday.
At least three of the injured were in serious to critical condition, fire officials said, as rescue crews searched the four-story building at West End and Central avenues.
El cuarto piso del edificio estaba dañado, pero los equipos confían en haber sacado a todos.