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Man fatally shot while driving in Gage Park

He was driving south in the 2500 block of West 54th Street, when someone got out of a car, approached him and began firing.

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Gage Park residents want new library

The Gage Park Branch Library, closed for the past 16 months by the pandemic, will reopen Aug. 2. But residents hope the city can commit to replacing it, saying the current storefront location is inadequate.

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2 shot, 1 fatally, in Gage Park

About 3:50 p.m., they were driving in the 5800 block of South Western Avenue, when they heard shots and felt a pain.

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Man found fatally shot in car in Gage Park

Melvin Ajtun was discovered in the 5400 block of South Artesian Avenue with a gunshot wound to the face,

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16-year-old boy killed, man wounded in Gage Park shooting

The teen and a 20-year-old man were walking in the 5200 block of South Artesian Avenue when someone approached and opened fire.

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Man shot and killed while sitting in parked car in Gage Park

The man was shot in the chest while with a friend in the 2300 block of West Garfield Boulevard, Chicago police said.

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Gage Park Latinx Council brings care, healing to hard-hit community

From weekly food distribution to creating public green spaces on the Southwest Side, the council has helped its community and helped their neighbors help each other during the pandemic.

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Workers assail Amazon outside Gage Park location

The employees press their case for a wage hike, rideshares to and from work and modifications of a 10.5-hour shift.

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Homes burglarized in Gage Park, Brighton Park

In each incident, someone broke into the residences or garages and took property.

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Driver dies after crashing into tree in Gage Park

Police said the crash, which involved only one car, appeared to be accidental.

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Businesses robbed on the South and Southwest Sides

In each incident two males walked into a business and demanded cell phones and money.

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Police respond to 6 carjackings Monday, including 4 tied to duo on South Side

The pair is allegedly responsible for four armed carjackings over a four-hour span in Bridgeport and Gage Park.

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Woman, 12-year-old boy killed by hit-and-run driver in Gage Park

"Just turn yourself in," the boy’s cousin pleaded Thursday. "Because I don’t know how you’re going to live with that feeling that you killed two people. You drove off. I don’t know how you could deal with that."

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Gage Park man dies weeks after assault in Chicago

Gabriel Rubio Resendiz died Dec. 19 at Seasons Hospice at Swedish Hospital, authorities say.

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Teen faces murder, attempted murder charges in 2 Gage Park shootings

The teen, charged as a juvenile, allegedly shot and killed Luis Davalos-Garcia on June 24 on Rockwell Street, authorities said.

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Girl, 16, shot dead while intervening in Gage Park beating

As Lizette Mata and a friend returned running to the man being beaten, someone in the group fired shots, striking her in the head, officials say.

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Former McDonald’s worker sues, alleging retaliation for speaking out about COVID-19 concerns

Other McDonald’s workers continue to file complaints about alleged conditions inside certain restaurants.

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Gage Park man charged with murder of roommate

But a judge pointed to holes in the state’s case against Eduardo Santoyo. No one witnessed the July 10 shooting, a weapon was never found and there were no signs of forced entry at the home, in the 5400 block of South Talman Avenue.

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4-year-old girl dies in Gage Park fire: ‘She was a little princess’

J’Marie Hernandez was found unresponsive in the first floor bedroom where the fire apparently started, officials said.

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Park District workers ask for more safety, transparency around COVID-19 park closures

"The public is not being informed when field houses are shut down due to someone getting a positive COVID result," park supervisor Venus Roman-Valino said.

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Teens rob victims at gunpoint in Gage Park

The suspects were described as one or two males between 16 and 18 years old, police said. They stood about 5-foot-11 and weighed 120 to 190 pounds.

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Victims robbed leaving gas station in Gage Park, West Lawn

In each incident victims were approached as they are leaving a gas station by at least two men who demand their property.

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Man shot dead in Gage Park home: police

Konrad Hudyka, 19, was shot in the head inside a home about 5:30 a.m. in the 5400 block of South Talman Avenue, officials said.

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Man shot to death in Gage Park

Luis Davalos-Garcia was found with a gunshot wound to the head in the 5800 block of South Rockwell Street, authorities said.

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Man killed in Gage Park shooting

Alberto Fayre-Estrada was shot in the abdomen in the 5500 block of South Fairfield Avenue, authorities said.

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Missing teen from Gage Park found safe

Police on Thursday canceled a missing person alert.

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Man killed after being run down by tow truck in Gage Park

Three unknown males were chasing him in the truck about 7:22 p.m. in the 2900 block of West 51st Street, Chicago police said.

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Man running from vehicle crash shot at and hit by vehicle in Gage Park

Shots were fired, but no one was struck.

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Coronavirus testing site opens in Back of the Yards

Access Community Health Network is running the site, which will process up to 500 tests a week.

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1 dead, 1 hurt in Gage Park shooting: police

Gabriel Perez was hit multiple times and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, officials said. The other man, 36, was shot in both legs and taken to the same hospital in good condition.

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Boy, 16, fatally shot in Gage Park

Damien Duran was shot multiple times in the head and body, officials said.

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Catalytic converter thefts reported in South Side neighborhoods: police

The four thefts happened in Bridgeport, Gage Park and McKinley Park.