Gage Park

Jurors deliberated more than 10 hours before finding Diego Uribe, 28, guilty on all six counts of first-degree murder.
Diego Uribe, 28, is accused of shooting, bludgeoning or stabbing the family members to death in 2016 in a robbery.
Diego Uribe admits shooting his aunt and killing 5 other family members in their home in 2016. Uribe’s lawyers contend others were involved.
But his attorney says 2016 slayings in Gage Park home could not have been done alone, blames them on “four masked men.”
“What is notable is the mindset shift,” says Jadine Chou, the school system’s safety and security chief. “We are seeing schools wanting to support our young people more than ever.”
Jafeth Ramos was charged with 493 counts that ranged from murder to residential burglary, but she isn’t believed to have participated in the killing.
“He had a kind heart, and kindhearted people don’t deserve this,” said Daisy Torres, Jose Tellez’s niece, at the vigil Thursday evening.
Someone in a dark-colored sedan fired at the teen in the 5300 block of South Albany Avenue.
He was driving south in the 2500 block of West 54th Street, when someone got out of a car, approached him and began firing.
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.
About 3:50 p.m., they were driving in the 5800 block of South Western Avenue, when they heard shots and felt a pain.
Melvin Ajtun was discovered in the 5400 block of South Artesian Avenue with a gunshot wound to the face,
The teen and a 20-year-old man were walking in the 5200 block of South Artesian Avenue when someone approached and opened fire.
The man was shot in the chest while with a friend in the 2300 block of West Garfield Boulevard, Chicago police said.
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.
The employees press their case for a wage hike, rideshares to and from work and modifications of a 10.5-hour shift.
In each incident, someone broke into the residences or garages and took property.
Police said the crash, which involved only one car, appeared to be accidental.
In each incident two males walked into a business and demanded cell phones and money.
The pair is allegedly responsible for four armed carjackings over a four-hour span in Bridgeport and 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.”
Gabriel Rubio Resendiz died Dec. 19 at Seasons Hospice at Swedish Hospital, authorities say.
The teen, charged as a juvenile, allegedly shot and killed Luis Davalos-Garcia on June 24 on Rockwell Street, authorities said.