West Pullman

Planning and Development Commissioner Maurice Cox’s said re-purposing parts of closed schools — such as the kitchen or gym — would help a community without “having to marshal all of the resources that it takes to renovate an entire school.”
“Look what you’ve done. Englewood still has six aldermen. … It’s gonna take an hour and a half for Altgeld Gardens residents who were taken out of my ward and put in the 10th Ward to get to their alderman,” Ald. Anthony Beale (9th), said Monday.
He man was driving in the 11900 block of South Lafayette Avenue early Wednesday when shots were fired.
About 3 p.m., he was in an alley in the 12000 block of South Wallace Street, when someone shot him multiple times.
His mother tried to rescue the boy from the second-floor room where a small fire started but was unable to and escaped with burns to her body, fire officials said
The men, 33 and 28, were in the 11800 block of South Emerald Avenue when two people walked up and fired.
Nathaniel Butler Sr.’s sons, Nathaniel Butler Jr. and Maurice Butler, were also ordered held without bail for their alleged roles in the deadly shooting Thursday.
He was shot in the thigh in the 12200 block of South Wallace Street.
Nathaniel Butler Jr. and Maurice Butler are accused of participating in the attack that claimed the life of 35-year-old Jerome Jenkins on Aug. 1.
A man and woman were walking outside in the 11500 block of South Eggleston Avenue when they heard multiple shots, police said.
Both were hit when a gunman sprayed a crowd of 50 — with at least 15 kids — with bullets. Shootings and murders in West Pullman are on the rise this year.
The man was trying to board a CTA bus and was blocked because he was not wearing a mask.
After Eugene Broach tripped on a bush in a front yard on April 5, two brothers chased him before standing over him and shooting him multiple times, prosecutors said.
They were both brought to Roseland Community Hospital in fair condition.
Two people fired shots at the 21-year-old about 3:50 p.m. as he ran south in the 12000 block of South Lowe Avenue, Chicago police said.
About 2:15 p.m., he was stopped in the middle of the street in the 11500 block of South LaSalle Street, had a brief conversation with a man who approached his vehicle and fired shots.
The $30 million, 27,000-square-foot firehouse at 1024 W. 119th St. that will serve as the new headquarters for Engine Co. 115 is a personal and very emotional triumph for Ald. Carrie Austin (34th).
The 29-year-old man was in a vehicle in the 11900 block of South Prairie Avenue when another vehicle pulled alongside and someone inside fired.
Officers responded about 4:20 p.m. to a call of a person shot in the 100 block of East 117th Place and found a 41-year-old man unresponsive in an alley with gunshots wounds to his back and chest, Chicago police said.
About 1,000 Pfizer shots will be administered at the Pullman Community Center to residents; appointments are required to be made via email.
The 17-year-old was shot in the thigh in the 12200 block of South Bishop Street.
They were shot Wednesday morning in the 11900 block of South Eggleston Avenue, police say.
He was the second 11-year-old wounded this month in the Far South Side neighborhood.
She was one of two people wounded in the Monday night shooting.