Good morning, everyone, it's 5:55am. Today is supposed to be cooler with highs in the 70s. Anyway, it's been crazy over here on the west end of the two neighborhoods. A teenage male was shot last night at Diversey and Lawndale. A full article will go up for that. So, here's crime for this morning before I go and for this afternoon/evening.
5:43am - Battery in progress. 3639 W Shakespeare. 6 to 12 males fighting in the street.
5:52am - I'm going to listen to some music to help me think while I write the article about last night's beating/shooting at Diversey and Lawndale.
4:29pm - I'm back. Good afternoon :).
4:32pm - 1) Disturbance. 3600 W Fullerton. At the YMCA. Female is refusing to leave. 2) Parker. 3701 W Diversey. Car parked at the hydrant. 3) Disturbance. 3094 N Milwaukee.
4:40pm - Burglar alarm. 2035 N Avers.
4:57pm - Domestic disturbance. 2047 N Keystone. Problem with the son. The call's over an hour old.
5:26pm - Assault in progress. 37XX W Palmer. 4 males in the alley, arguing about drug money.
5:48pm - EMS run. 3040 N Haussen. Male in his 40s is laying in the grass. He's unresponsive and is not breathing.
6:27pm - Gang disturbance. 2411 N Ridgeway. 6 of them in a green van, harassing people and playing loud music.
6:31pm - Narcotics. 3701 W Diversey. Group of teens selling dope. Man, this is becoming daliy.
6:38 to 6:47pm - I had the radio turned down. Sorry.
6:48pm - I have to go eat. I'll be back.
7:09pm - I'm back.
7:20pm - Disturbance. Wabansia and Harding. Group of teens loitering.
7:21pm - Gang disturbance. 3724 W Fullerton. Several males waving a flag are representin' (just a light joke, to not make this job more serious as it is already) and harassing.
7:30pm - Beat 2599 tells dispatch that he's assigning 2540 on Fullerton from Cicero to Pulaski tonight for the celebrations. He's checking out Diversey right now from Pulaski to Central Park. He'll be mainly on Fullerton tonight from Pulaski to Central Park.
7:31pm - An outside unit is reporting that something may go down sometime tonight at Fullerton and Kimball, involving Cobras and OAs.
7:36pm - Battery in progress. Belmont and Monticello. Also coming in at Lawndale and Belmont. 4 gangbangers fighting. They're also trying to pull someone out of a car and throwing bricks.
7:41pm - The 7:36pm job is bona fide. 2544 is on the way for the report. 2599 is on scene. No injures.
7:48pm - The 7:36pm offenders are Latin Kings. They did some serious damage to the vitcim's car with a fire hydrant cap lock. They also tried to stab the passenger, shouting "King Love!".
7:49pm - The Latin Kings from the 7:36pm job fled north into 17. 2599 thinks something's going to jump off north of Belmont tonight. I think so too.
8:01pm - Violation order of protection. 2106 N Pulaski. The husband has an order against.
8:02pm - Burglar report. 2926 N Hamlin.
8:03pm - Beat 2599 is giving orders to Beat 45Mary71David's team to shut off Fullerton west of Central Park.
8:11pm - For the record, there is a Car 45 out there, the 45M71D team, the 1663 team, and some other 4500 teams out there on Fullerton tonight.
8:15pm - The rowdy celebrations are spilling onto the Diversey corridor now (I hear it, but I haven't called 911 for anything). Here's what's coming off the scanner. Group of teens are getting rowdy. Location is 3645 and 3752 West Diversey.
8:24pm - The wagon's coming on over to Fullerton and Pulaski to check it out over there.
8:30pm - Alright, I'm off to get my beauty sleep. Good night, everyone. Let me know if anything occurrs tonight from the celebrations. Be safe.