Lawndale

Dos hombres, de 25 y 36 años, se encontraban en la cuadra 4000 al oeste de la calle 26 a eso de las 7:44 p.m. del domingo cuando un vehículo se les acercó y alguien en su interior les disparó, dijo la policía.
Two men, 25 and 36, were in the 4000 block of West 26th Street about 7:44 p.m. Sunday when a vehicle approached them and someone inside shot at them, police said.
Gunmen opened fire on a group gathered outside in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue.
Aaronayjah Medley was with friends at her cousin’s apartment after returning from a Fourth of July party when someone was playing with a gun and it went off, according to police reports.
Of those shot, 24 were in mass shootings in Greater Grand Crossing, the Near West Side, Douglas and Austin.
About 1:40 a.m., she was in a residential complex in the 1200 block of South Central Park Avenue when she was shot in the head, Chicago police said.
The shooting happened about 12:15 a.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue, police said.
The company occupies 45,000 square feet at the Fillmore Center, a $40 million development project that will bring more businesses to North Lawndale and create more jobs.
Two teens and a 19-year-old man were shot about 3:56 p.m. Monday in the 5300 block of South Pulaski Road. The teens are hospitalized. The man died at a hospital. No one is in custody.
Officers responded to reports of a person shot in the 3300 block of South Roosevelt Road about 9:15 p.m. Sunday and found a 24-year-old man who had been shot several times, police said.
An 11-year-old boy was hit by an eastbound SUV in the 5200 block of West 31st Street about 8:18 p.m. Sunday, police said. The driver was cited.
Police are asking for help identifying the three people they believe may have been involved in the homicide.
My Block My Hood My City kicked off its youth-led tour program on Wednesday. Tours run every Saturday throughout the summer in North Lawndale.
The neighborhoods are Austin, Garfield Park, Humboldt Park and Little Village, where about 20% of shootings occur citywide, according to city crime statistics.
Brian Crowder, ex decano de los estudiantes en la Greater Lawndale High School for Social Justice, se declaró culpable el miércoles en un acuerdo con los fiscales, sólo para pedir un aplazamiento cuando se enteró que tendría que registrarse como ofensor sexual de por vida.
The 19-year-old was on the sidewalk when multiple suspects approached her and demanded her property, police said.
While local events are energetic and entertaining, many participants also say they take time to reflect on Black history and teach younger generations about the realities of race in America.
Brian Crowder, a former dean of students at the Greater Lawndale High School for Social Justice, entered a guilty plea Wednesday in a deal with prosecutors, only to ask for a continuance when he learned he would have to register as a sex offender for life.
Neighbors had gathered to celebrate the birthday of Kenneka Jenkins, who died of hypothermia in a Rosemont hotel freezer in 2017. Early Sunday, four people were shot and a 28-year-old man was killed.