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2012 Chicago crime

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Belmont Cragin »

Three others were wounded in unrelated South and West Side shootings.

Austin »

Family said Vernon Commings was a changed man after serving a six-year prison term.

Humboldt Park »

George Dunn, 23, was killed in March on Chicago's Northwest Side.

West Town »

Lyn Ward, 54, was working at a Subway on Feb. 9 when she was shot to death.

West Town »

Before 26-year-old Fidel Benitez was shot down in April, he had dreams of attending culinary school.

Garfield Park »

Mushun Franklin was fatally shot multiple times on Sept. 28.

South Lawndale »

Family said Rogelio Cervantes was trying to change for his two young daughters.

Humboldt Park »

Hansen Jackson was fatally shot in Humboldt Park about two months before his second child was born.

Austin »

Man’s family said he had dreams of opening a soul food restaurant before he was killed April 15.

South Deering »

Christopher Jones, 30, was killed in South Deering in July.

Albany Park »

Sameer Barakat was very close to his younger brother, who was with him when he was shot.

Washington Park »

Ornette Massey was shot on the same street corner before - but this time, it was fatal.

Austin »

Taki Crews' mom moved her son out of Cabrini Green hoping he would be safer in Austin.

Washington Park »

Rush's mother said her son was a victim of mistaken identity when he was killed in February.

North Lawndale »

Victor Coleman, 32, was shot and killed in the West Side area known as "K-Town."