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October 16, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago's first triple homicide of the year was logged last week in South Shore, which has recorded more homicides this year than any Chicago community area, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Three men, ages 16, 23 and 27, were shot to death Oct. 9 in the 6700 block of South Chappel Avenue, police said. South Shore has logged 28 homicides so far this year. Austin, Chicago's largest community area, this year has recorded the second-most homicides--23--, RedEye determined.
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February 19, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Four Chicago community areas logged their second homicides of 2014 in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Each of the community areas--Austin, Englewood, South Shore and Woodlawn--saw their first homicide of the year in January, RedEye determined. In Englewood, a 69-year-old man was stabbed to death Friday in the 900 block of West 63rd Parkway, police said. Englewood logged 23 homicides last year, up from 21 homicides in 2012, according to RedEye data.
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November 2, 2011 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
South Shore has seen two homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. On Tuesday, an 18-year-old man was shot to death in the 2400 block of East 75th Street, police said. Four days earlier, a 50-year-old man was fatally shot in the 7800 block of South Yates Boulevard, officials said. South Shore has seen 16 homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 15 homicides last year, according to RedEye data. Citywide, gunshot homicides were logged in the last week in Austin, Chicago Lawn, Brighton Park, Englewood, Gage Park, New City...
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October 16, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago's first triple homicide of the year was logged last week in South Shore, which has recorded more homicides this year than any Chicago community area, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Three men, ages 16, 23 and 27, were shot to death Oct. 9 in the 6700 block of South Chappel Avenue, police said. South Shore has logged 28 homicides so far this year. Austin, Chicago's largest community area, this year has recorded the second-most homicides--23--, RedEye determined.
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July 2, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
New City and South Shore each saw three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In New City, a 5-year-old boy and 31-year-old woman were shot to death Friday in the 5300 block of South Winchester Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 29-year-old man was stabbed to death in the 1000 block of West Garfield Boulevard, according to officials. In South Shore, a 24-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday in the 2400 block of East 75th Street, police said.
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March 27, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Morgan Park and South Shore each recorded a homicide in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Morgan Park, a 48-year-old man was stabbed to death Sunday in the 11400 block of South Rockwell Street, police said. Morgan Park has logged one homicide so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded four homicides last year, according to RedEye data. In South Shore, a 26-year-old man was fatally shot Saturday in the 7800 block of South Muskegon Avenue, officials said.
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September 25, 2013 | By Rachel Cromidas, @rachelcromidas and RedEye
During his attempted heist of a South Shore public school Tuesday morning, a burglar refueled with some milk he found in the school, county prosecutors said. Raheem Smith, 20, of the 700 block of East 84th Place in South Shore, was arrested just before 4 a.m. Tuesday morning after police officers  responding to alarms at the South Shore Fine Arts Academy. Smith was inside the school at the time wearing a face mask, prosecutors said, where he drank from cartons of milk, discharged a fire extinguisher, and used a hammer to smash a security system and two...
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February 19, 2014 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Four Chicago community areas logged their second homicides of 2014 in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Each of the community areas--Austin, Englewood, South Shore and Woodlawn--saw their first homicide of the year in January, RedEye determined. In Englewood, a 69-year-old man was stabbed to death Friday in the 900 block of West 63rd Parkway, police said. Englewood logged 23 homicides last year, up from 21 homicides in 2012, according to RedEye data.
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May 15, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago on Sunday recorded four homicides--the highest one-day total since January, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. According to police: At 3:30 a.m., a 20-year-old man was shot to death in the 2800 block of East 76th Street in South Shore. Later that morning, an 82-year-old woman was found beaten to death in the 7800 block of Euclid Avenue in South Shore. At 4 p.m., a 21-year-old was fatally shot in the 6500 block of South Green Street in Englewood.
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May 29, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago Lawn saw a double homicide last week, Chicago's first double homicide in three months, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Two men, ages 30 and 22, were discovered fatally shot in the 7100 block of South Oakley Avenue, police said. Chicago Lawn has logged three homicides so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded 22 homicides last year, RedEye determined. The last double homicide was Feb. 20, when two women were shot to death in a Chatham apartment, according to police data.
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October 2, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
South Shore saw two homicides in the last week, according to a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data. On Saturday, a 9-month-old boy who lived in the 7100 block of South Bennett Avenue was admitted to the hospital with injuries believed to be from child abuse, police said. He later died. Two days earlier, a 17-year-old boy was shot to death in the 7000 block of South Stony Island Avenue, according to officials. South Shore has logged 23 homicides so far this year. The South Side community area recorded 20 homicides last year, RedEye determined.
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September 25, 2013 | By Rachel Cromidas, @rachelcromidas and RedEye
During his attempted heist of a South Shore public school Tuesday morning, a burglar refueled with some milk he found in the school, county prosecutors said. Raheem Smith, 20, of the 700 block of East 84th Place in South Shore, was arrested just before 4 a.m. Tuesday morning after police officers  responding to alarms at the South Shore Fine Arts Academy. Smith was inside the school at the time wearing a face mask, prosecutors said, where he drank from cartons of milk, discharged a fire extinguisher, and used a hammer to smash a security system and two...
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August 14, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
South Lawndale on Tuesday recorded a double homicide, the first female double homicide since February, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. A 5-year-old girl and 28-year-old woman were shot to death in the 2800 block of South Kildare Avenue, police said. The last time two women were killed in a double homicide was Feb. 20 in the 8100 block of South Maryland Avenue in Chatham, RedEye determined. South Lawndale has recorded seven homicides so far this year. The West Side community area logged 13 homicides last year,...
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July 2, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
New City and South Shore each saw three homicides in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In New City, a 5-year-old boy and 31-year-old woman were shot to death Friday in the 5300 block of South Winchester Avenue, police said. One day earlier, a 29-year-old man was stabbed to death in the 1000 block of West Garfield Boulevard, according to officials. In South Shore, a 24-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday in the 2400 block of East 75th Street, police said.
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May 29, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago Lawn saw a double homicide last week, Chicago's first double homicide in three months, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. Two men, ages 30 and 22, were discovered fatally shot in the 7100 block of South Oakley Avenue, police said. Chicago Lawn has logged three homicides so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded 22 homicides last year, RedEye determined. The last double homicide was Feb. 20, when two women were shot to death in a Chatham apartment, according to police data.
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May 15, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Chicago on Sunday recorded four homicides--the highest one-day total since January, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. According to police: At 3:30 a.m., a 20-year-old man was shot to death in the 2800 block of East 76th Street in South Shore. Later that morning, an 82-year-old woman was found beaten to death in the 7800 block of Euclid Avenue in South Shore. At 4 p.m., a 21-year-old was fatally shot in the 6500 block of South Green Street in Englewood.
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March 27, 2013 | By Tracy Swartz and RedEye
Morgan Park and South Shore each recorded a homicide in the last week, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found. In Morgan Park, a 48-year-old man was stabbed to death Sunday in the 11400 block of South Rockwell Street, police said. Morgan Park has logged one homicide so far this year. The Southwest Side community area recorded four homicides last year, according to RedEye data. In South Shore, a 26-year-old man was fatally shot Saturday in the 7800 block of South Muskegon Avenue, officials said.
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