Shootings in Chicago this weekend: 9 juveniles among 52 shot, 11 fatally, in weekend violence across city, police say

Shootings in Chicago this weekend: 9 juveniles among 52 shot, 11 fatally, in weekend violence across city, police say

CHICAGO (TOC) — 9 juveniles had been amongst not less than 52 individuals shot, 11 fatally, in Chicago gun violence to this point this weekend, police stated.

Rishawn Hendricks, 16, died in a capturing within the North Lawndale neighborhood.

Monday morning, college students at North Lawndale School Prep’s Collins Campus tried to manage.

“It does make lots of people depressed and makes lots of people unhappy as a result of we do lose plenty of college students through the years and is makes lots of people not need to come to highschool anymore,” scholar Natiya Lyles stated.

Hendricks was shot and killed within the 1200-block of South Fairfield Avenue Saturday night time.

Police stated at round 8:20 p.m., two individuals obtained out of a darkish coloured sedan and opened hearth on the three-sport athlete.

In accordance to a faculty spokesperson, Hendricks performed soccer, basketball and ran monitor as a junior on the constitution faculty.

Police stated a 13-year-old lady was additionally shot within the incident. She is listed in good situation.

“He was only a common scholar,” Zion Black, scholar, stated. “He did not do this sort of stuff. He performed basketball…It tells you want watch your environment such as you’ve obtained a watch the place you are going.”

In accordance with ABC7’s data, not less than 294 juveniles have been shot in Chicago this yr, together with 33 killed.

On Friday night time, a 12-year-old was hit by gunfire when somebody in a automobile started firing pictures within the Homan Sq. neighborhood.

Police stated that youngster was in severe situation with a gunshot wound to the chest.

A 14-year-old boy was additionally grazed by gunfire Saturday night time at a playground within the West Garfield Park neighborhood. The teenager suffered a graze wound to the face about 7 p.m. whereas within the 4400-block of West Wilcox Road, Chicago police stated. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, the place he was listed in good situation, police stated. No arrests had been reported. Space 4 detectives are investigating.

A 12-year-old boy continues to be in severe situation after he was shot on the West Facet Friday night time. Somebody inside a grey sedan opened hearth, putting the boy within the chest close to South Albany Avenue and West Arthington Road in Lawndale at about 8:35 p.m. The sufferer was transported to Stroger Hospital, Chicago hearth officers stated. Police have not supplied additional particulars about what led to the incident, however this was certainly one of a number of shootings in a single day injuring teenagers. On this case, police stated nobody has been arrested as that 12-year-old boy continues to be handled at Stroger Hospital.

About quarter-hour later, a 16-year-old boy was strolling in a Far South Facet alley within the 3500-block of East 106th Road when he heard pictures and felt ache. The sufferer self-transported to Advocate Trinity Hospital in honest situation with a gunshot wound to the left leg. There is no such thing as a one in custody and Space Two detectives are investigating.

A teen lady was shot on the South Facet about an hour later, police stated. The 17-year-old was strolling on the sidewalk within the South Commons neighborhood’s 2600-block of South King Drive when she heard pictures and felt ache. She self-transported to Perception Hospital & Medical Middle Chicago in honest situation with a gunshot wound to the best hand. There is no such thing as a one in custody and Space Three detectives are investigating.

Early Saturday morning, a teen boy was shot on a South Facet sidewalk, Chicago police stated. The capturing occurred within the Bronzeville neighborhood’s 4000-block of South Langley Avenue at about 1 a.m., police stated. A 15-year-old boy was strolling on the sidewalk when two individuals approached him and opened hearth. The Chicago Fireplace Division transported the teenager, who was shot within the foot, to Comer Kids’s Hospital in good situation, police stated. There is no such thing as a one in custody and Space One detectives are investigating.

One other 15-year-old boy was shot simply hours later, Chicago police stated. The capturing occurred within the Englewood neighborhood’s 5700-block of South Princeton Avenue at about 6:53 a.m., police stated. A 15-year-old boy was exterior when a sedan stopped close to him and somebody opened hearth. The teenager, shot a number of instances within the physique, was transported to Comer Kids’s Hospital in important situation, police stated. Nobody is in custody and Space One detectives are investigating.

IFatal shootings

5 individuals had been shot, three fatally, after a caravan involving about 100 automobiles on the Southwest Facet, Chicago police stated. The capturing occurred within the Brighton Park neighborhood’s 4300-block of South Kedzie Avenue at about 4 a.m. on Sunday, police stated.

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A person was discovered useless in Bronzeville round 4:15 a.m. Sunday. The person, 29, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest within the 4900-block of South King Drive, police stated. He was pronounced useless on the scene, police stated.

Hours earlier, a person was shot and killed round 2 a.m. Sunday inside a house within the Scottsdale neighborhood on the Southwest Facet. The person, 37, was attacked within the 4600-block of West 87th Road, police stated. He was shot within the stomach and was taken to Christ Medical Middle in Oak Garden, the place he was pronounced useless, police stated.

Across the similar time, a person in his 20s was discovered shot to dying in Austin on the West Facet. He suffered a gunshot wound to the top within the 500-block of North Leclaire Avenue, Chicago police stated.

One other man was discovered fatally shot about an hour later at an condo complicated parking zone in South Shore. The person, believed to be in his 40s, was discovered unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the top about 9:20 p.m. within the 7200-block of South Phillips Avenue, police stated.

About 10 minutes later, a 31-year-old man was killed throughout an argument at an Auburn Gresham dwelling within the 8300-block of South Marshfield Avenue. The person was combating with one other man, additionally 31, who pulled out a handgun and shot him, police stated. A suspect was arrested on the scene.

Sunday night time, a 50-year-old man was fatally shot inside an Irving Park condo hallway on the Northwest Facet. About 9:10 p.m., the person was within the condo within the 4300-block of North Whipple Road when he heard a disturbance from an upstairs neighbor, police stated. He stepped into the hallway and was shot within the face by a gunman. He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Middle, the place he died.

Solar-Occasions Media Wire contributed to this report

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