Man killed, another hurt in Back of the Yards shooting
A 26-year-old man was hit in the chest and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The other man, 20, was shot in the leg and taken to the University of Illinois Hospital in fair condition.
One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting Sunday in the Back of the Yards on the South Side.
They were in a vehicle at 6:43 p.m. in the 4600 block of South Marshfield Avenue when someone fired shots, police said.
A 26-year-old man was hit in the chest and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.
He was identified as Jaquawn Newman of Englewood, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
The other man, 20, was shot in the leg and taken to the University of Illinois Hospital in fair condition, police said.
No arrests have been reported as Area One detectives investigate.
Jennifer Kho, the Sun-Times’ executive editor, explains how people we’ve written about can seek a review and possibly have stories removed from internet searches.
The Chicago Police Department ruled Officer Jerald Williams used “massively excessive force” against a man with schizophrenia who was stopped for drinking in public, but city lawyers withheld those records.
From ‘The General’ to general manager? Courtney Vandersloot already preparing for post-playing career
Vandersloot’s contract with the Liberty will keep her in New York through the 2024 season. While she made no indication of ever returning to the Sky as a player, she didn’t rule out the possibility of returning in a front-office position.
See what it’s like in Chicago when Taylor Swift fans descend upon the city over a three-day, Tay-Tay-filled weekend.
Members of the Legislature can hammer things out behind closed doors ahead of public debates because the General Assembly has long exempted itself from the Illinois Open Meetings Act.