Chicago once again had a weekend of violence.
The Chicago Tribune reports, Two men were killed and 15 other people, including two 15-year-old boys, were wounded in shootings between Saturday afternoon and early Sunday, police said.
But that’s only from Saturday afternoon on.
From 7 p.m. Wednesday through the early hours of Saturday, according to ABC7 Chicago, At least 36 people have been shot, four fatally, in attacks across the city over Thanksgiving weekend, according to Chicago Police.
About 2:15 a.m. Saturday two gunmen opened fire outside a house party in the South Chicago neighborhood’s 8800 block of South Exchange, authorities said. A 20-year-old man shot in the chest was pronounced dead at the scene. The Cook County medical examiner’s office has not released his name.
This is just a snapshot of all of the violence that has been happening in the city in recent times. Something needs to change.
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