TWO STORIES BOTH ON 16TH STREET: 1ST STORY IS IN THE AREA NOW KNOWN AS SOUTH LOOP AND THE 2ND STORY TAKES PLACE A MERE, 12 MINUTES AND APPROXIMATELY 6 MILES AWAY, IN THE VIOLENT NEIGHBORHOOD CONTINUALLY MAKING THE NEWS AND BETTER KNOWN AS THE OLD WEST SIDE. NOW REFERRED TO AS NORTH LAWNDALE. For people who are very unfamiliar with the true West Side of Chicago.
Two people found dead in an parked auto, a man and a woman, both apparently in their 40s, after neighbors complain of a foul odor? The area has several bustling business's and there is also plenty of foot traffic just hanging out. Did they think these individuals were just nodding, or was the foot traffic indifferent to two occupants just sitting in a vehicle for a good while? It took the smell of death for them to be noticed.
Address also known as Clinton and 16th St. butted by a Amtrak line directly N., Canal St. E., directly West street would be Jefferson. Was this a drug overdose, carbon, etc. Death Investigation being conducted. NFI at this time.
Business's in immediate vicinity:
Butcher Block Factory Outlet
555 W 16th St, Chicago, IL (0.01 miles away)
O'Neill Products Inc
555 W 16th St, Chicago, IL (0.01 miles away
Premier Metal Works Inc
1616 S Clinton St, Chicago, IL (0.02 miles away)
WEST SIDE1 DEAD 2 WOUNDED FROM GUNSHOTS: 18, 17 AND 15 YEAR OLD, GANGS.
Officers, who were flagged down, arrived about 12:20 a.m. at the 3200 block of West 16th Street in North Lawndale and found three male teens with gunshot wounds, said Chicago Police Officer John Mirabelli. police Investigating, NFI at this time.