Tracking homicides in Chicago

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Showing 64 homicides in West Town since Jan. 1, 2006.

Name, age +
story
Date, time +
case number
Block Cause +
Locale
Carlos F. Marino, 34
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5/23/15
1:46 a.m.
HY271504
1700 W. Pierce Ave. Gunshot
Street
Hermenegildo Vilchis, 50
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4/18/15
1:22 a.m.
HY226327
2600 W. Chicago Ave. Stabbing
Restaurant
Fabian Echevarria, 24
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3/19/15
9:19 p.m.
HY191107
900 N. Mozart St. Gunshot
Vehicle
Christopher Guadarrama, 19
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9/6/14
4:11 a.m.
HX417473
1300 W. Chicago Ave. Gunshot
Street
Raphael Watts, 53
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9/4/14
HX415817
2600 W. North Ave. Trauma
Apartment
Sonnie Ortiz, 34
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6/26/14
12:14 a.m.
HX319135
1000 W. Ancona St. Gunshot
Vehicle
Victoria McManus, 26
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5/14/14
12:42 a.m.
HX260788
1200 N. Rockwell St. Strangling
Apartment
Nicholas Ramirez, 19
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4/19/14
2:31 a.m.
HX229063
400 N. Ashland Ave. Gunshot
Street
Jasmin Salas, 20
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10/11/13
12:15 a.m.
HW488231
1000 N. Richmond St. Stabbing
Apartment
Miguel Delgado, 19
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9/14/13
2:21 a.m.
HW451124
1500 N. Milwaukee Ave. Gunshot
Street
Emmanuel Bass, 35
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9/6/13
11:36 p.m.
HW441007
1400 N. Damen Ave. Gunshot
Park property
Luis Santana, 21
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6/17/13
1:15 p.m.
HW322038
1100 N. Campbell Ave. Gunshot
Vehicle
Andre Velazquez, 34
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4/28/13
6:35 a.m.
HW251024
2500 W. Division St. Gunshot
Club
Rey Dorantes, 14
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1/11/13
11:50 p.m.
HW114144
2400 W. Augusta Blvd. Gunshot
Porch/hallway
David Kartzmark, 25
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1/5/13
8:06 a.m.
HW105394
1500 N. Talman Ave. Gunshot
Street
Octavius Lamb, 20
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1/1/13
3:45 a.m.
HW100288
700 N. Noble St. Gunshot
Alley
Efrain Cruz, 25
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9/21/12
12:17 a.m.
HV484836
3200 W. LeMoyne St. Gunshot
Gangway
Miguel Cruz, 28
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9/13/12
1:15 a.m.
HV473509
2500 W. Thomas St. Gunshot
Vehicle
Anthony Collazo, 21
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7/10/12
2:50 a.m.
HV375273
600 N. Ashland Ave. Gunshot
Gas station
Joshua Gonzalez, 36
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5/13/12
12:13 a.m.
HV284017
1600 N. Mozart St. Gunshot
Other
Fidel Benitez, 26
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4/18/12
10:57 p.m.
HV248011
1200 N. Artesian Ave. Gunshot
Street
Asif Memon, 25
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2/19/12
2:53 a.m.
HV164067
1600 N. Elston Ave. Gunshot
Street
Lyn Ward, 57
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2/9/12
8:50 p.m.
HV151961
1100 N. Western Ave. Gunshot
Other
Juan Sanchez, 19
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11/5/11
3:47 a.m.
HT575599
1100 N. Ashland Ave. Gunshot
Street
Curtis Canino, 29
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8/4/11
1:55 a.m.
HT430821
1600 W. Erie St. Gunshot
Street
Raul Hernandez, 33
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7/25/11
10 p.m.
HT415667
700 N. Armour St. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Franko Martinelli, 32
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9/27/10
10:54 p.m.
HS537222
2100 W. Huron St. Gunshot
Street
Romeo Bahena, 44
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5/2/10
11:48 a.m.
HS286987
1700 W. Erie St. Gunshot
Residential Yard
Rodolfo Bahena, 42
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5/2/10
11:48 a.m.
HS286987
1700 W. Erie St. Gunshot
Residential Yard
Francisco Valencia, 21
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11/1/09
1:15 a.m.
HR619620
1700 N. Rockwell St. Gunshot
Porch/hallway
Jose Quinones, 21
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10/11/09
4:49 a.m.
HR582084
1400 N. Washtenaw Ave. Gunshot
Alley
Alex Hernandez, 19
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8/12/09
2:05 a.m.
HR478800
3200 W. Pierce Ave. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Patrick Cregan, 35
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8/2/09
4:13 a.m.
HR461310
1400 N. California Ave. Gunshot
Street
Michael Hernandez, 18
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8/2/09
4 a.m.
HR461302
1500 N. Western Ave. Gunshot
Vehicle
Anthony Jackson, 22
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7/16/09
4:09 a.m.
HR431383
1400 N. Rockwell Ave. Stabbing
CHA parking lot
Angel Alvarez, 20
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7/15/09
11:04 p.m.
HR431169
1100 N. Wood St. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Reynaldo Ortiz, 50
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7/13/09
12:05 a.m.
HR425829
700 N. Throop St. Assault
Street
Freddy Vasquez, 37
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6/27/09
7:06 a.m.
HR397776
2400 W. North Ave. Gunshot
Vehicle
Jose Galaviz, 24
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6/20/09
7:01 p.m.
HR385797
1500 N. Western Ave. Gunshot
Vehicle
Michael Contreras, 30
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5/19/09
1:04 a.m.
HR328725
1200 N. California Ave. Gunshot
Sidewalk
David Valentin, 26
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8/15/08
12:58 a.m.
HP513955
1900 W. Crystal St. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Jason Mueller, 29
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8/10/08
5:54 a.m.
HP504824
1800 W. Grand Ave. Gunshot
Street
Margarita Banuelos, 38
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7/19/08
11:49 p.m.
HP463046
800 N. Ashland Ave. Gunshot
Bar or tavern
Israel Arroyo Jr., 34
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7/8/08
3:28 a.m.
HP439331
1500 N. Washtenaw Ave. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Juan Torres, 35
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6/20/08
7:22 p.m.
HP406653
1300 N. Campbell Ave. Gunshot
Street
Giovanni Santana, 21 5/5/08
4:15 p.m.
HP318572
900 N. Noble St. Gunshot
Sidewalk
Alfredo Perez, 18
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4/27/08
2:12 a.m.
HP303219
1700 W. Erie St. Gunshot
Residence
Mersaides McCauley, 22
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4/6/08
8:40 p.m.
HP265389
700 N. Green St. Gunshot
Vehicle
Thomas Andrewski, 47
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2/14/08
5:20 p.m.
HP175585
1700 N. Maplewood Ave. Gunshot
Apartment
Ismael Santana, 70
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12/8/07
7:30 p.m.
HN752096
1000 N. Francisco Ave. Trauma
Residence
Anthony Aaron, 23 9/17/07
7:07 a.m.
HN593578
1000 N. Marshfield Ave. Gunshot
Other
Chris Himle, 24
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8/31/07
3:20 a.m.
HN560737
1500 N. Maplewood Ave. Gunshot
Street
Ismael Ortiz, 44 8/24/07
HN548102
2800 W. North Ave. Assault
Park property
Wilfredo Serrano, 17
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7/25/07
9:17 p.m.
HN489031
1100 N. Wolcott Ave. Gunshot
School
Juan Reyes, 31
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7/23/07
9:20 p.m.
HN485036
2700 W. Haddon Ave. Trauma
Sidewalk
Daniel Hernandez, 25
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7/8/07
1:05 a.m.
HN452775
1200 W. Huron St. Gunshot
Alley
Marlaina Reed, 17
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1/21/07
1:49 a.m.
HN135439
1600 N. Francisco Ave. Strangling
Alley
Antoine Dotson, 26 11/13/06
HM717260
1200 N. Washtenaw Ave. Gunshot
Porch/hallway
Noe Huerta, 22 9/14/06
12:32 p.m.
HM600500
1700 N. Rockwell St. Gunshot
Vehicle
Pablo DeJesus, 21
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6/27/06
11:48 p.m.
HM441215
2500 W. Potomac Ave. Gunshot
Street
Jessica Allen, 21 5/11/06
3:54 p.m.
HM344414
400 N. Hermitage Ave. Gunshot
Alley
James Santana, 29
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4/15/06
3:17 a.m.
HM291797
500 N. Marshfield Ave. Gunshot
Vehicle
Gabriel Lozano, 36
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3/11/06
2:30 a.m.
HM225452
700 N. Noble St. Assault
Street
Armando Rivera, 19
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3/3/06
12:48 p.m.
HM210519
2700 W. Augusta Blvd. Gunshot
Street

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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.

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