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17-year-old boy robbed at gunpoint in Naperville

By Tom Schuba A teenage boy was robbed at gunpoint early Monday in west suburban Naperville. Officers responded at 1:08 a.m. to a call of a suspicious person at a restaurant in the 600 block of Route 59, according to Naperville police. When they arrived, officers determined that the suspicious person was a 17-year-old [READ…

SWAT team responds to barricade situation in Gresham

By Sun-Times Wire A SWAT team responded early Monday to a Gresham neighborhood apartment, where someone was barricaded inside, authorities said. SWAT officers responded about 2:30 a.m. to the apartment in the 7600 block of South Stewart, where a male was threatening officers if they approached, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines. It was…

Man, 38, shot in Humboldt Park

By Tom Schuba A man was wounded in a shooting late Sunday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 38-year-old was standing on a corner at 10:38 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Beach when he heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police. He was shot in the elbow…

Man shot during robbery in West Woodlawn

By Sun-Times Wire A man was shot during a robbery late Sunday in the West Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side. The 32-year-old was walking about 9:50 p.m. in the 6300 block of South Vernon when someone walked up, pulled out a handgun and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. The man tried to…