Caprice McCollum and Jerome Phelps were standing outside in the 1600 block of S. Springfield Ave. at about 9:45p on Sunday, August 16th, when two others approached them and started firing. Phelps was shot multiple times and later pronounced dead. McCollum was shot in the head and later pronounced dead as well. Laquan King has been charged with first degree murder. Photos by @CNshooter.
An off duty officer was shot at several times on April 24, 2015 near 7600 South Chicago Avenue. Two bullets hit the windshield while another hit the passenger side door. The officer was not hit, nor did he return fire. A few honor students were taken into custody. Photos by @SPOTNEWSonIG.
Late Thursday, April 2nd, a Mercury Marquis westbound in the 4000 block of West Lake Street crossed into oncoming traffic and struck a Pontiac Grand Am. 5 adults were transported to Stroger – 2 red, 2 yellow, and 1 green. Photos by @CNshooter.
On February 27, 2015, a man stole a 75 year old woman’s car and ended up crashing it into a car carrier at 87th and Western. The car burst into flames and the driver was killed. Photos by @SPOTNEWSonIG.