chicago summer violence

Four people are dead and over 40 people were wounded this weekend as a wave of violence struck Chicago.
(Reuters) - An 11-year-girl was shot and killed during a slumber party as violence struck Chicago over the weekend, local
According to the Tribune, an officer writing a parking ticket was close enough to hear multiple gunshots and called it in
A 20-year-old woman was shot in the head and is in critical condition, though information about where she was sent wasn't
In Logan Square on the Northwest Side, a man standing on the sidewalk was injured in an apparent drive-by shooting in the
Between Friday evening and early Monday, weekend shootings left six people dead and at least 25 more wounded across Chicago
Two other men were injured in shootings on the South Side Tuesday evening, according to DNAinfo. Instead, police told her
Two men reportedly fired from a red minivan before driving off, the Tribune reports. Demonte was sitting on his mother's
Roughly an hour later, a second teen was shot in Park Manor. Authorities say a 17-year-old girl and a 24-year-old man were
The city's top cop, Supt. Garry McCarthy said in an earlier statement following the weekend mayhem: Despite the bloody weekend
Around the city, 18 others were hurt in non-fatal shootings, NBC Chicago reports. Victims ranged from a 12-year-old boy in
Two other men were fatally shot early Thursday. Antonio D. Givan, 35, was shot in the head during an attempted hold-up around
As The Daily Beast noted in a Monday column, Chicago's murder rate is in the midst of a surge not seen in the city since
"None of it is OK," McCarthy told NBC Chicago. "Crime reduction is a process. We implement the strategies and the question
According to the Chicago Tribune, the dispute began when Isabella came home around 2 a.m. Saturday to her brother and his
Crume was ordered held in lieu of $500,000 bail in a bond hearing early Friday afternoon, according to the Sun-Times. The
"If the police don't catch this guy, we all might as well leave the city of Chicago," Riccordino told the Tribune. "He is
A Chicago gang member was charged late Tuesday in the brutal beating of a 14-year-old boy he mistook for a member of a rival
An 80-year-old retired police officer says that if he had been armed when four young women carjacked and beat him early Wednesday
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