Chicago Weekend Shootings: 55 wounded, 5 killed

Reprinted from Sara Carter's news page.


Various shootings in Chicago this weekend wounded 55 victims and killed five. Among the wounded are several teenagers.

According to a report by ABC 7, one of the men killed was shot in the head while in a backyard. Later, he was pronounced dead at the hospital. He was 23-years-old.

A 15-year-old boy was shot at seven o’clock Sunday night. He went to the hospital for treatment in stable condition. Then, just two hours later an 11-year-old girl was shot in a drive-by shooting. She is in serious condition.

Later that night, a gunman opened fire into a block party, injuring eight people. The majority of the victims are in serious and critical condition.

Read the full report here.

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