Listen around the 2 hour 50 minute mark as complete and total chaos ensues at Navy Pier. Other times filled by random downtown nonsense that always accompanies July 4th in Chicago. Audio courtesy of https://crimeisdown.com/audio
Media narrative: “A mother who was shot to death while holding her baby is being called a hero after she protected the child from being hurt.” – Chicago Sun-Times, 5/28/19. Reality: As shown.
A security guard at the McDonald’s located at 10 E. State St. pulls a gun to ward off two attackers. A struggle ensued after the guard escorted the two men out of the restaurant and was then stuck in the head with a bottle. No shots were fired. No report of the incident was filed with the CPD (no report, no crime).
Chicago Police body cam footage from the July 14, 2018 fatal shooting of Harith Augustus. Slow motion and close up effects added by CPD.
A man and a woman, both 19 years old, were gunned down at 51st and Halsted in Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood. The man was declared dead at the scene with gunshot wounds to the chest. The woman was hospitalized with gunshot wounds to her back. Photos by @SPOTNEWSonIG.
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.
Scanner traffic from a September 3rd incident involving shots fired, a police chase and crash. Photos by @SPOTNEWSonIG. View in HD on YouTube.