Homewood crime

Teen injured in shooting Monday night

April 06, 2021 - 10:21

A 13-year-old was injured by gunfire late Monday in the 18800 block of Castle Road in Homewood, according to police.

The teen was in a vehicle when the shots were fired and was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

The incident occurred about 10:30 p.m. Police said a tan SUV was observed in the area. 

Two cars involved in shooting incident Sunday near Hazel Crest

March 11, 2020 - 12:36

Occupants of two moving vehicles exchanged gunfire on Sunday evening near Homewood's border with Hazel Crest.

According to a Homewood Police press release, around 9:30 p.m. on March 8, officers responded to the 2100 block of 175th Street after receiving a report of shots being fired.

Witnesses said a dark-colored vehicle and a light-colored vehicle were both traveling east on 175th Street, when near Butternut Road, the occupants began shooting at each other.

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