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2 teens on West Side among
15 shot, 3 fatally, on New
Year´s Day

Chicago Tribune, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/2/2013 8:06:10 AM

Two teenagers were shot and seriously wounded this afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, among at least 15 people shot since midnight Monday, three of them fatally, authorities said. Paramedics were called about 4:30 p.m. to the 2600 block of West Chicago Avenue for two people who’d been shot, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford. They were both taken in serious to critical condition to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, said Langford. Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala said the victims, both males in their teens, were shot in the chest

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: The Architect, 1/2/2013 8:25:56 AM     (No. 9094322)

Glad to see those "Chicago Values" that Rahm is so proud of are being carried over to the new year!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/2/2013 8:31:26 AM     (No. 9094328)

AR-15s...?

Why do I doubt that?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: federale, 1/2/2013 8:42:40 AM     (No. 9094349)

Democrats need to improve their marksmanship to reduce the possibility of innocent bystanders being killed or wounded.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: flowerladytoo, 1/2/2013 8:57:46 AM     (No. 9094381)

Chicago is SUCH a role model for other cities to follow...right Rahm? (dripping sarcasm...off)

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Reply 5 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 1/2/2013 9:02:00 AM     (No. 9094395)

Most secure job in America: morgue attendant for the city of Chicago.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: fljack, 1/2/2013 9:09:31 AM     (No. 9094412)

...and they want stricter gun control laws so that law abiding citizens cannot protect themselves.

As I stated above, we are no longer a nation of laws. Why do the rest of us even bother?

Hey, Chicagoans: Y´all had better arm up.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Deedo, 1/2/2013 9:45:49 AM     (No. 9094505)

And the victims are almost exclusively young black men. So, in south side Chicago -- another liberal utopian town like Detroit -- half of the young black men go to prison, and many of the rest are shot to death while Rahm Emmanuel enjoys the perks of being mayor and sits back and ignores this tragedy.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 1/2/2013 10:03:25 AM     (No. 9094535)

5, you should hear the stories about the Cook County morgue. aaaaack...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: AltaD, 1/2/2013 10:17:02 AM     (No. 9094556)

Most of the victims in this city are from the neighborhoods that blindly vote for Dem candidates decade after decade. They´ve voted for the men and women who have kept honest citizens from owning guns while at the same time gutted the police force. They´ve voted for more crime, more murders and they´re getting what they voted for.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: zoidberg, 1/2/2013 10:29:07 AM     (No. 9094571)

Rats on the West Side, bedbugs uptown...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: G-Tom, 1/2/2013 1:35:38 PM     (No. 9094951)

As Insp Harry Callahan famously said, "Nothin wrong with shootin as long as the RIGHT people get shot".

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Reply 12 - Posted by: stymie82, 1/2/2013 1:59:21 PM     (No. 9094991)

...shattered...shoo-bee...., #10.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/2/2013 6:29:09 PM     (No. 9095467)

And, #9, those neighborhoods are part of the community that zippy organized. Now he´s doing for the rest of the country what he did to his homies in Chicago.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/3/2013 12:41:54 AM     (No. 9095829)

And they are off and running...

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