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Teen boy shot in Chatham

About 4:25 p.m., he was inside a vehicle in the 8400 block of South Holland Road, when he was struck by gunfire.

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Discover’s Chatham call center notching company’s highest customer ratings

"This tells me we made a great decision," CEO and President Roger Hochschild says of putting the call center in a disinvested community.

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2 teens shot in Chatham

About 11:55 p.m., the two teens were walking in the 8700 block of South Holland Road

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Crime scene back to social scene: Chatham boardwalk project carries on after shooting

The 75th Street boardwalk won awards and drew a visit from Vice President Kamala Harris. Then a mass shooting brought unwanted attention.

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Man found fatally shot in Chatham

A 36-year-old was found unresponsive in an apartment in the 8000 block of South Ingleside Avenue.

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1 killed, 1 wounded in Chatham shooting

A man and woman were among a group just before 2 a.m. in the 7500 block of South Saint Lawrence when gunfire erupted, police said.

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Longtime Chicagoans fear hot housing market could drive them out

In June, the median list price of homes in Belmont Cragin was $360,000, up 19% from June 2020, according to Realtor.com. But high demand led to overbidding, driving the median sale price even higher — to $375,000

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Man fatally shot in front of Chatham convenience store

The man died after someone approached him in the 500 block of East 79th Street and shot him in the chest.

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Walmart Academy to offer job training in Chatham starting this fall

The Academy, opening in a Walmart that was closed for months by last year’s looting, joins similar facilities offering jobs courses at Walmart locations in Orland Hills and Crystal Lake.

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Man charged with killing boyfriend claims self-defense

Tony Shields, 29, faces a murder charge in the November stabbing of his boyfriend, Malcolm Mullins, 29.

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After mass shooting, Chatham residents mull possibility of drones to fight crime

Ald. Roderick Sawyer envisioned a booming voice emitted from a drone that would disrupt criminal behavior: "We see you....we’re recording you right now... we see everything that you’re doing."

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Woman seriously wounded in domestic shooting in West Chatham

She was taken to University of Chicago Hospital in serious condition, police said.

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Woman with dementia missing from Chatham

Rosemary Townsend was last seen Monday and is missing from the 8100 South Drexel Avenue.

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After 2020 unrest, the artist known as CUJO gave Chatham Walmart a mural makeover

‘There’s a lot of great things that happen on the South Side and great stories that don’t get told,’ says artist Joe Nelson. ‘And I’m happy to contribute to some of the great things.’

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Man shot in Chatham, person in custody

About 9 p.m., he was in the 8300 block of South Vincennes Avenue, when he going into a fight with a 30-year-old man who pulled out a gun.

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Felon charged with murder after DNA connects him to fatal Chatham shooting

Printiss Jones, 25, was found shot in the head and arm at 7 p.m. on Jan. 4 by Chicago police officers responding to a call of gunfire at Jones’ apartment in the 7800 block of South Indiana Avenue.

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Woman missing from Chatham located

Police cancelled a missing person alert about 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, saying she was located safely.

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Woman, 72, carjacked in Chatham

The woman was in the 7500 block of South Calumet Avenue Sunday when she was attacked.

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Man fatally shot in Chatham

Nykere Curtis was shot to death Tuesday in the 300 block of East 86th Street.

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2 shot, 1 fatally, in Chatham

About 11:55 p.m., the man, 38 and 33, were standing on the sidewalk in the 7900 block of South Eberhart Avenue, when someone approached and fired shots.

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4 hospitalized due to smoke inhalation after Chatham fire

The fire was reported at a bungalow in the 7800 block of South Prairie Avenue, Chicago fire officials said.

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3 men wounded, 1 fatally, in Chatham shooting

Jermayne Darden, 20, was shot in the head and taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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Some South Side residents 40 and older can get COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday in Pullman

About 1,000 Pfizer shots will be administered at the Pullman Community Center to residents; appointments are required to be made via email.

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Discover opening call center in shuttered Target store in Chatham

"The mayor issued a call to action for Chicago companies to bring jobs directly to the communities that need them and we are answering that call," said Roger Hochschild, Discover’s CEO and president.

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14-year-old dies after Chatham shootout wounds 2 other teens

A gunman in a vehicle opened fire on the teens as they traveled in another car on 83rd Street.

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Apartment burglaries reported in Chatham: police

In each incident, the burglar enters the apartment through the front or back door and makes off with property including wallets, purses, televisions, jewelry, cell phones, tablets and video game systems, Chicago police said.

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Man shot dead in Chatham

The 27-year-old was driven by someone else to Jackson Park Hospital, where he died of multiple gunshot wounds.

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Attacker with crowbar hits teen girl at Chatham bus stop

Another female exited a vehicle, walked up to the teen and struck her in the head multiple times with the crowbar.

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Boy arrested after Near West Side carjacking

Officers in a police helicopter allegedly saw the boy exiting a stolen black Audi Q5 Sunday in the 7500 block of South Vernon Avenue.

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Carjackers shoot at CTA employee in company lot while stealing his car

A employee escaped unscathed, authorities said.

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No injuries in Chatham fire

Fire crews were called Friday morning to a home near 85th Street and Drexel Avenue.

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Woman struck, killed in rollover crash in Chatham

The 50-year-old woman was hit on a sidewalk on the South Side, police say.