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At Least 20 Shot in Chicago
Since Fourth of July Evening

DNAinfo Chicago, by Tanveer Ali

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Posted By:AltaD, 7/5/2014 1:15:26 PM

At least 20 people have been wounded in shootings across the city since the evening of Fourth of July. The shootings include an incident in which police shot and killed a suspected gang member in Portage Park and an incident in West Englewood in which suburban teenagers riding in a car may have been mistaken as gang members. Additionally, there was a Mayfair shooting in which a bullet fell on a man´s head during what may have been a July 4th celebration. In other shootings:

Comments:
The long weekend has just begun.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 7/5/2014 1:22:38 PM     (No. 9911995)

Need more gun control laws, they work great to protect the public!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Udanja99, 7/5/2014 1:39:29 PM     (No. 9912012)

This is news? Ho hum.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Gorzabozo, 7/5/2014 1:47:56 PM     (No. 9912023)

FTA:"In East Side, a 26-year-old man was shot in his buttocks while riding in a car in the 9600 block of South Avenue L at 5:30 a.m. Saturday"
Was he mooning people or something? How else does one get shot in the buttocks while riding in a car?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dipi, 7/5/2014 2:43:16 PM     (No. 9912074)

So what else is new in Chicago?


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Safari Man, 7/5/2014 2:52:54 PM     (No. 9912084)

FTA: Both were taken to Christ

... and he said, sorry wrong address.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 7/5/2014 4:24:46 PM     (No. 9912155)

The seasonal game in Chitown is

Gunshot or firework??

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Reply 7 - Posted by: garyhope, 7/5/2014 7:34:58 PM     (No. 9912287)

Wait just a minute here,..how is this possible? They have very strict "gun control" laws and a Democratic mayor in Chicago. This must be a mistake.

I certainly hope that no gang members or drug dealers were hurt or killed in these shocking shootings.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 7/5/2014 7:42:38 PM     (No. 9912292)

Remember, this was reported fairly early in a long holiday e weekend - the numbers are sure to be much higher that this on Monday AM!

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