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Girls, 10 and 12, among 22
people shot in 12 hours

Chicago Tribune, by Peter Nickeas, Juan Perez Jr.*

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/19/2014 10:00:39 AM

A 10-year-old girl was shot in the head and critically injured by a stray bullet fired into her home in the Garfield Park neighborhood Friday afternoon, authorities said. The girl, and another 12-year-old shot in the same neighborhood, are among 22 people shot between about 3:30 p.m. and 3 a.m. The 10-year-old was shot in the head in the 3900 block of West Gladys Avenue about 9:35 p.m., said Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer. The girl was taken, initially in critical condition, to Mount Sinai Hospital, according to the Chicago Fire Department, and later was considered in extremely critical

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 7/19/2014 10:07:45 AM     (No. 9931411)

These shootings were just the Friday night shootings. Saturday will probably bring higher numbers.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SnowQueen, 7/19/2014 10:09:05 AM     (No. 9931413)

Obama should send a shout-out to their mothers.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/19/2014 10:14:22 AM     (No. 9931423)

A thought came to my attention. If I lived there, I´d move out of there asap.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Hermoine, 7/19/2014 10:20:18 AM     (No. 9931438)

Rahm Emanuel´s Chicago and Barack Obama´s America.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 7/19/2014 10:28:36 AM     (No. 9931456)

Maybe Hamas can ship them some rockets they can fire at each other

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Northcross, 7/19/2014 10:29:46 AM     (No. 9931461)

The liberal version of Utopia, and don´t you dare criticize the inner city culture.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Engrpat, 7/19/2014 10:33:38 AM     (No. 9931473)

#6 According to liberals all cultures are equal so we must embrace and enjoy all of them.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: right-turn, 7/19/2014 10:41:26 AM     (No. 9931490)

Chicago ... the land of one of the most stringent gun laws in the country.

Maybe they need to allow permits to openly carry a side arm. Just in case it´s needed.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: RancherJack, 7/19/2014 10:47:55 AM     (No. 9931503)

They´re black. Nobody cares about black.

Especially black people in power.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Smart11344, 7/19/2014 11:03:00 AM     (No. 9931539)

Dance, Ballerina, Dance. I hope you spin yourself out of office and politics forever.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: losgatos, 7/19/2014 11:03:26 AM     (No. 9931543)

Obama´s daughters are real unlike his imaginary son but I hear nothing from the White House.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: iron duke1, 7/19/2014 11:11:03 AM     (No. 9931561)

Perhaps if the victims were 10 and 12 year old illegal immigrants there would be hell to pay.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trust No One, 7/19/2014 11:12:14 AM     (No. 9931566)

In my best Dirty Harry (Reid that is) impression .......

"Chicago is Secure!"





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Reply 14 - Posted by: Peregrine, 7/19/2014 11:34:17 AM     (No. 9931610)

Instead of acting like the food police why doesn´t she address the problems in her home town of Chicago?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 7/19/2014 4:39:38 PM     (No. 9931901)

The violence and killing is endless and there seems to be no solution unless blaming the guns-to-many is the solution - this article points out how it´s black on black and (perhaps innocent) young people are the victims - the Monday morning stats will undoubtedly be horrific - the scary thing is who may be in line to run against Da Mayor.

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