Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 12 homicides since Jan. 1, 2006.

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Glenn Houston, Jr., 23
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12/23/14
3:55 p.m.
HX552850
400 E. 79th St.
Greater Grand Crossing
Gunshot
Retail Store
Betty Howard, 58
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5/29/14
6:12 p.m.
HX281461
7900 S. Evans Ave.
Chatham
Gunshot
Retail Store
Omar Maslat, 57
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4/1/14
7:05 a.m.
HX206414
2400 W. 63rd St.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Retail Store
Divorite Diggins, 21
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11/13/13
2:21 p.m.
HW531925
800 W. 59th St.
Englewood
Gunshot
Retail Store
Jaleel Pearson, 18
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9/20/13
6:59 p.m.
HW460148
2200 E. 71st St.
South Shore
Gunshot
Retail Store
Elahmadi Goba, 40
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11/13/12
7:40 p.m.
HV560857
1100 W. 84th St.
Auburn Gresham
Gunshot
Retail Store
Asad Almhana, 48
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6/18/11
8 p.m.
HT354290
1100 W. Garfield Blvd.
New City
Gunshot
Retail Store
James Thomas, 19
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6/14/11
4:45 p.m.
HT347071
800 S. Pulaski Rd.
West Garfield Park
Gunshot
Retail Store
Martin Groves, 41
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8/13/08
5:50 p.m.
HP511361
3100 W. 63rd St.
Chicago Lawn
Gunshot
Retail Store
Trivon Williams, 23 3/28/08
3:25 a.m.
HP247802
400 N. Laramie Ave.
Austin
Assault
Retail Store
Ibrahim Al-Shwaiat, 60
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2/27/07
8:49 a.m.
HN198008
4900 S. Ashland Ave.
New City
Gunshot
Retail Store
Rami Abunimeh, 31
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1/4/07
8:17 a.m.
HN105600
900 N. Karlov Ave.
Humboldt Park
Gunshot
Retail Store

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Tracking homicides in Chicago is an ongoing project of the RedEye. This site is updated regularly with information from the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office, the Chicago Police Department and the Chicago Breaking News Center. Information is subject to change. Data points appear Thursdays in RedEye’s print edition.

EveryBlock was a source for 2008 homicide data.

dataSteal the data that drives this application

This application is based on Homicide Report, created for the Los Angeles Times by Ken Schwencke. It was adapted for use in Chicago by Ryan Mark, Chris Groskopf, Joe Germuska and Brian Boyer.

Tracy Swartz wrangles the data and writes the posts.

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