2013 Chicago murders

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Heart of Chicago »

'He Was Just a Young Kid, My Age,' Says Friend of Slain Father

Uriel Quinones, of the 2300 block of West 22nd Street, was pronounced dead Tuesday night.

West Lawn »

'It Was So Heartless,' Sister Says After Beloved Brother's Murder

Jose Rodriquez, 30, was fatally shot Monday in the 6000 block of South Talman Avenue, police said.

Belmont Cragin »

Two Men Killed in Separate Shootings Overnight Identified

One man was killed at a Belmont Cragin stoplight, and another was shot near his home in Auburn Gresham.

Kenwood »

Man Charged in April Slaying of 15-year-old Near Obama's Home

Kevin Culverson was charged in the shooting death of Cornelius German.

Roseland »

'I Saw the Biggest Part of My Life Leave," Mother of Slain 22-year-old Says

Marty Griffis, 22 was found gunned down near his home alongside William Aikens, 28.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Teen Fatally Shot In Front of Twin Brother

Rasheed Trull, 16, was the youngest of three killed in South Shore Wednesday night.

South Austin »

Woman Stabbed to Death by Other Woman on West Side, Cops Say

A woman was stabbed to death in a first floor apartment, Thursday evening.

Englewood »

Englewood Man Killed During Armed Robbery

Geremy Hoover, 24, was pronounced dead after being shot in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

Back of the Yards »

Obama Fears Chicago Neighborhood Violence Part of 'New Normal'

The Back of the Yards basketball court shooting is part of his frustrations with gun violence.

South Deering »

Five Killed Among 22 Shot Over the Weekend

The overnight shooting of deliveryman in South Deering brought the weekend total to 22.

Wicker Park »

Wicker Park Shooting Victim, Emmanuel 'Face' Bass, Dies

The 35-year-old was pronounced dead on Wednesday after being shot during the weekend, authorities said.

Woodlawn »

Two Injured in Woodlawn Drive-By; Two Others Shot Overnight

Three people were killed and 19 people were injured in shootings this weekend.

Uptown »

Uptown Crime: Cops 'Building a Case' in Connection to Recent Gang Shootings

The latest shooting left a 14-year-old boy in critical condition after being shot in the head Saturday.