| May 3, 2012
| 2:19 AM
Chicago police fired shots at a robbery suspect they said pointed a handgun at officers following a street robbery in the West Chatham neighborhood on the city's South Side, police said today.
No injuries were reported in the incident that occurred...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Two people were wounded by Chicago police in separate shootings overnight, including a 16-year-old boy who was shot in the head after a robbery in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, officials said.
Police say the teen pointed a gun at officers...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Chicago police were questioning a man following a sexual assault on a woman this morning in the city's Chatham neighborhood.
The 23-year-old woman was attacked at about 12:15 a.m. in the 200 block of East 87th Street, according to authorities.
| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Police are questioning a suspect in connection with the sexual assault of a woman in the Chatham neighborhood overnight.
A 23-year-old woman was attacked and robbed at gunpoint in the gangway between two homes in the 200 block of East 87th Street.
| May 19, 2012
| 4:15 PM
A 14-year-old boy was shot and killed Friday night while he and a friend were riding their bikes in the Brighton Park neighborhood, according to the victim's older sister.
Alejandro Jaime was riding his bike with an 11-year-year-old friend when a car...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:50 PM
North Lawndale saw three homicides in two days this last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Monday, a woman was found shot to death in the 1500 block of South Sawyer Avenue, police said. The same day, a 19-year-old man was...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 7:48 PM
Chicago police traded gunfire with a man in the Chatham neighborhood Saturday night.
It's not clear why police were pursuing the man about 8:30 p.m. in the 7800 block of South Vernon Avenue, but he shot at police, and police also shot at him, Chicago...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 10:35 PM
A man was wounded and a second man grazed in the face in a shooting late Sunday night in the city's Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, Chicago police said.
The men were discovered in the 700 block of East 79th Street at about 10:50 p.m., police...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 6:39 AM
Two assailants wearing masks opened fire this afternoon leaving two people dead and a 17-year-old girl hospitalized in serious condition in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.
The shooting happened about 1:15 p.m. in the 7900 block of South St....
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Shirley Fout Miller was a walking medical miracle.
She contracted tuberculosis at age 12 from her mother, about seven years after Shirley’s younger sister and only sibling, Joan, died of diphtheria at age 5 in 1931.
Shirley was not expected to...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Chicago this weekend surpassed 50 homicides for the month and 350 homicides for the year, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data.
Nine homicides were logged in Chicago from Friday through Sunday, including a double homicide in...