One other bloody weekend in Chicago left dozens of individuals shot, together with a 12-year-old lady struck in her neck throughout a drive-by taking pictures and a 64-year-old man killed throughout an tried theft at a grocery store, authorities stated.
The violence occurred from 6 p.m. Friday to 11:59 pm. Sunday, in keeping with Chicago police data launched Monday morning.
In complete, there have been 26 reported taking pictures incidents and 28 taking pictures victims, which included a minimum of 5 juveniles. Police stated a minimum of six individuals have been murdered within the weekend gun violence.
Amongst these fatally shot was a 64-year-old man who suffered a gunshot wound to his chest and again throughout an tried theft at a grocery store on Friday within the 2600 block of East 73rd Avenue, police stated.
When the gunman entered the shop, a witness who’s a concealed carry holder shot on the suspect. The gunman fired again and struck the 64-year-old. Police stated the gunman was shot within the chest and died.
These wounded within the weekend shootings included a minimum of 5 juveniles ages 12 to 17, in keeping with police.
The 12-year-old lady sustained a gunshot wound to her neck simply earlier than 9:30 a.m. Sunday after a gunman inside a dark-colored car fired a shot in her path within the 8900 block of S. South Chicago, police stated. She was hospitalized in critical condition.
In one other suspected drive-by taking pictures, a 16-year-old boy was strolling exterior within the 7000 block of S. King Drive round 9:45 p.m. when a gunman in a crimson SUV shot him within the thigh. He was hospitalized in good situation.
A 15-year-old boy was shot in his proper leg whereas in an alley simply earlier than 6 p.m. within the 6900 block of S. Indiana Avenue on Sunday. He was in good situation at Comer Kids’s Hospital.
In two different incidents, one other 15-year-old boy was shot in his proper hand and proper buttocks, whereas a 17-year-old boy was shot within the groin whereas he was strolling down a road.
No arrests have been instantly made within the taking pictures involving the 5 juveniles.
Final weekend, police stated there were 20 shooting incidents, 32 taking pictures victims and 5 murders.