Chicago shootings: 61 shot, 10 fatally in holiday weekend violence, police say

Chicago shootings: 61 shot, 10 fatally in holiday weekend violence, police say

CHICAGO — Chicago weekend shootings have left at the very least 61 shot, 10 fatally, police stated.

Most of the capturing victims had been wounded on the South and West sides.

5 folks had been wounded in a single assault Friday night within the Douglas space on the South Facet. They had been standing in a car parking zone within the 3000-block of South Rhodes Avenue when a gunman opened fireplace at 11:45 p.m., police stated. Three males of their teenagers and 20s, and one 18-year-old lady, had been wounded within the assault.Homicides

A person was killed and one other was wounded in a drive-by capturing Monday night in Roseland on the Far South Facet. The boys had been standing exterior of a house about 6:45 p.m. within the 11300 block of South Edbrooke Avenue when a darkish blue automobile drove by and somebody from inside opened fireplace, Chicago police stated. One man, 28, was shot within the head and was transported to Christ Medical Heart in Oak Garden, the place he was pronounced lifeless, police stated. His title hasn’t been launched. The opposite, 18, was shot within the thigh and was taken in good situation to the identical hospital, police stated. Space Two detectives are investigating.

A 36-year-old lady was killed in a capturing Sunday in West Englewood. She was on a sidewalk about 8:30 p.m. within the 6400-block of South Marshfield Avenue when somebody opened fireplace, hanging her within the head, Chicago police stated. The lady was taken to the College of Chicago Medical Heart, the place she was pronounced lifeless, police stated. Police initially stated the lady was 60 years previous. Space One detectives are investigating.

Early Sunday, a person was killed in Englewood on the South Facet. Officers discovered the 40-year-old on a sidewalk with gunshot wounds to his head and physique within the 700-block of West 73rd Avenue round 3:35 a.m., police stated. Paramedics took him to Mount Sinai Hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless. Police reported no arrests.

Friday night time, a person was killed in a drive-by capturing on the Close to West Facet. The 22-year-old was sitting in a automobile round 11:45 p.m. when a purple automobile drove by and somebody from inside fired pictures within the 2300-block of West Harrison Avenue, police stated. He was shot within the again and was taken to Stroger Hospital the place he died.

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A person was killed on a porch Friday night in Stony Island Park. Somebody opened fireplace on him round 8:30 p.m. within the 8400-block of South Bennett Avenue, Chicago police stated. The 30-year-old was taken to the College of Chicago Medical Heart, the place he was pronounced lifeless.

Nonfatal assaults

An 11-year-old woman was wounded in a capturing early Monday in Gresham on the South Facet. The woman was standing exterior with a bunch of individuals within the 8600-block of South Halsted Avenue when somebody approached and opened fireplace about 12:40 a.m., Chicago police stated. She was struck within the leg and transported to Comers Kids’s Hospital in good situation, police stated. There was nobody in custody. Simply 10 minutes later, a girl and two youngsters had been damage in a capturing close by. A girl, 29, was struck within the head and brought to Christ Medical Heart in Oak Garden in crucial situation, police stated. A boy, 16, was shot within the arm and leg, whereas a woman, 17, suffered a graze wound to the again, police stated. Each teenagers had been taken to the College of Chicago Medical Heart in good situation, police stated. Police couldn’t verify if there was any connection between the shootings.

Three males had been wounded in an assault in Humboldt Park Friday. Officers responded to the capturing about 9 p.m. within the 800-block of North Central Park Avenue, police stated. They had been all handled at hospitals.

Additionally Friday, a 17-year-old woman was wounded in South Chicago. She was in a ride-hailing automobile about 9:50 p.m. within the 8800-block of South Mackinaw Avenue when somebody opened fireplace from an SUV, police stated. She was shot within the shoulder and hospitalized in good situation.

Early Saturday, a girl was shot in River North. A person walked as much as the automobile she was in and confirmed a weapon within the 100-block of West Illinois Avenue. The person driving tried to depart because the gunman shot into the automobile, hanging the lady in each her legs. She was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in severe situation.

Final weekend, 31 folks had been shot, six fatally.

ABC7 Chicago contributed to this report.

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