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Morgan Park »

Linda Russell, 62, inhaled fumes from a generator operating in an enclosed area, according to a report.

Downtown »

Police are still waiting on a DNA test for Loren Flensborg, who was killed in Norwood Park on April 7.

Mt. Greenwood »

The fundraiser for the late Chicago Fire Department paramedic has already exceeded its $15,000 goal.

Near West Side »

Officials said 812 people were killed in Chicago by someone else in 2016; 725 of those were by gunshot.

Dunning »

Ashley Mendoza was found dead in the 3300 block of North Natchez Ave. Police ruled the case a homicide.

Lincoln Park »

No signs of trauma or foul play were found, according to the medical examiner's office.

Chatham »

Terry Burnett of Harvey is due in court Thursday in connection with the Oct. 14 Chatham shooting.

Austin »

Lamarius Tatum, 23, was pronounced dead Wednesday, officials said.

Humboldt Park »

The man's identity was unknown as of Friday, authorities said.

West Lawn »

Ismael Rangel, 38, was pronounced dead Wednesday, officials said.

West Lawn »

The man appeared to have head trauma, officials said.

Washington Park »

Allen Ross, 26, was dead on the scene, police said.

Garfield Park »

The woman was physically assaulted, according to an autopsy.

Back of the Yards »

Rico Lawrence, 33, was gunned down in front of his home, authorities said.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Nina Rogers, 51, was pronounced dead Thursday morning, officials said.