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Tuesday, April 26, 2016
HOW STRICT GUN CONTROL WORKED IN CHIRAQ THE WEEKEND OF 042216
Chiraq surpasses 1,000 shootings so far this year.
THE DEMOCRATS NEVER TIRE OF THIS FUN!
CHICAGO (SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - Six people were killed and at least 38 others wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday night and early Monday.
The weekend’s two latest homicides resulted from a mass shooting in the West Englewood neighborhood that left three more people injured late Sunday on the South Side.
The group was sitting on a front porch in the 2000 block of West 68th Place about 11:10 p.m. when someone got out of a vehicle in a nearby vacant lot and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
A 38-year-old man was shot in the neck and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.
A 27-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was also pronounced dead, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office confirmed the fatalities, but did not release additional information early Monday.
A 27-year-old man shot in the back was taken Christ Medical Center and 17-year-old boy shot in the left leg was taken to St. Bernard Hospital. A 23-year-old woman was shot in the left leg and taken to Stroger Hospital. Their conditions were stabilized, police said.
Another fatal shooting occurred Sunday evening in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Officers responding to a call of shots fired at 6:23 p.m. in the 3600 block of West Schubert found 25-year-old Justin T. Bowman lying on a sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the chest, authorities said.
Bowman was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 7:07 p.m. He lived in the 3900 block of West Diversey.