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Man seriously injured in South Shore hit-and-run

The 57-year-old was found in the middle of the street after being struck by a white vehicle.

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Apartments burglarized in South Shore: police

In each incident, someone entered apartments through windows or rear doors and stole property from therein.

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Missing 17-year-old from South Shore returns home safely

Police canceled the missing person alert Monday.

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Missing woman, 61, last seen in South Shore located

Police cancelled the alert about 9:50 a.m., saying she was located and reunited with her family.

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Man reported missing from South Shore found safe

Police canceled the alert Friday.

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Lightfoot to spend $7.5 million to expand street outreach to combat gang violence

The seven-fold increase can’t come soon enough for Interim Police Superintendent Charlie Beck, who says the collaboration "can address gang and gun violence in a way that no police officer can."

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Woman reported missing from South Shore

Sylvia Velez was last seen Wednesday in the 7300 block of South Exchange Avenue, police said.

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Robber targets victims waiting at CTA bus stops in South Shore: police

In each incident, someone approached victims on the street or CTA bus stops, pulls out a gun and demands property.

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Boy, 14, critically wounded after shooting in South Shore

Authorities responded about 4:30 p.m. to the 6800 block of South Crandon Avenue for a boy with a gunshot wound

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No bail for man charged in South Shore shooting

Gregory Neal, 20, is charged with shooting a 17-year-old boy about 3:30 p.m. Thursday in a lot in the 7500 block of South Colfax Avenue.

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2 teens hurt in Thursday shootings

A 17-year-old boy was shot in Lawndale, and a 19-year-old was wounded in South Shore.

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Apartments burglarized in South Shore: police

In each burglary, someone broke into apartments through windows or rear doors, then took property from inside, police said.

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2 robbed in South Shore: police

In each incident, the person approached the victim, pulled out a gun and demanded property, Chicago police said.

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Man, 76, missing from South Shore for weeks: police

Charles Clay was last seen Nov. 28 in the 7000 block of South Bennett Avenue, police said.

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Robbery suspect armed with knife fatally shot by officer in South Shore: police

A community activist who witnessed the shooting disputed the police department’s account of the confrontation and said the man was being subdued with a stun gun when he was shot.

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Missing girl, 13, last seen in South Shore safely returned home

Police canceled the alert about 6:20 p.m. Saturday, saying Rogers safely returned home.

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No bail for woman charged with killing sons, stabbing grandfather in South Shore high-rise

Johntavis Newell, 2, and Ameer Newell, just 7 months old, were killed Thursday in the 7200 block of South Shore Drive.

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Grandmother of slain South Shore children: ‘It’s hard. It hurts.’

Zera Newell said her daughter took the boys to a women’s shelter earlier this week, where her daughter asked the staff to take the children away from her.

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Two toddlers dead: one thrown from high-rise; the other scalded in tub in apparent murder-suicide, police say

A woman believed to be the boys’ mother was on the ground with a 1-year-old when officers arrived. Her grandfather was found stabbed in an 11th-floor South Shore apartment with a 2-year-old boy in the tub, police said.

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Burglar targets apartments in South Shore: police

Each burglary happened between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., police said.

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Vehicles left running stolen in Grand Crossing, South Shore: police

In each case, someone drove off in those left running at gas stations or on residential streets, police said.

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Shots fired at police from South Shore apartment

Officers were responding to a ShotSpotter call about 1:40 a.m. in the 7800 block of South Ridgeland Avenue when someone fired shots in their direction, Chicago police said.

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Man killed, another wounded in South Shore shooting

The men were on a sidewalk in the 2100 block of East 69th Street when more than one person ran up behind them and opened fire, police said.

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Man, 67, missing from South Shore located

Police canceled the alert about 2:40 p.m. Friday.

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2 wounded Wednesday morning in separate South Side shootings

One shooting left a 20-year-old man critically wounded with gunshots to his buttocks and arm, police say.

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Man missing from South Shore found safe

James McNeal, 74, had last been seen Dec. 15 and was missing from the 6900 block of South Merrill Avenue, according to Chicago police.

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Woman, 60, missing from South Shore found

Elsie Charles was last seen by her husband Nov. 26 by as she was leaving their home in the 7100 block of South Cyril Avenue.

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Missing woman, 50, last seen in South Shore located

Eugenia "Gina" Pressey-Stitman was last seen Dec. 12 in the 7700 block of South South Shore Drive, police said.

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A grocery store opens in South Shore, filling long-vacant Dominick’s building

Local Market, a new concept store from the owners of Shop and Save, welcomed hundreds of customers in its first hour.

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3 in custody after shots fired at police during traffic stop in South Shore

Charges are pending against three adult males, police said. No shots were fired by officers.

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ATMs stolen from South Side businesses: police

The burglaries happened between Nov. 25 and Dec. 6 in South Shore, Beverly and West Pullman, police said.

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Man shot, killed in South Shore

Markell D. Sheard, 21, was walking in an alley when someone fired shots from a vehicle, authorities said.