A Hammond man who was shot by police Wednesday in East Garfield Park was out on bond in an earlier gun case.
In each case, the suspects arranged to meet with victims by ordering a pizza or using an app to contact them about an item for sale, according to a community alert from Chicago police. They then robbed the victims of their property, showing a gun in one of the hold-ups.
Five Chicago police officers were hurt Thursday when two CPD vehicles crashed into each other in East Garfield Park on the West Side.
A 17-year-old boy was seriously wounded Friday when he was shot in East Garfield Park on the West Side.
A man crashed into a CTA truck Sunday after being shot while driving through the West Side.
A 13-year-old girl who was reported missing for more than two weeks from East Garfield Park on the West Side has been found.
A 30-year-old man is charged with attempted murder after he allegedly shot a man and then fired shots at police officers Friday in Garfield Park.
Seven people were shot Wednesday in incidents of gun violence across Chicago, including a man who was killed near the 69th Street Red Line station in Englewood on the South Side, police said.