Just another day in Chicago.
Via Chicago Sun-Times:
Three people were killed and at least 14 others were wounded in shootings since Friday evening in the city.
The shootings all occurred within a seven-hour period, beginning 7:15 p.m. Friday.
The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the West Side Austin neighborhood, killing a 17-year-old boy.
Jaquez Williams was standing in the 5500 block of West North Avenue about 2 a.m. when an unknown person approached him and shot him in the head, authorities said.
Williams, who lived about a block away, was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:35 a.m., according to the medical examiner’s office.
Update: 4 dead, 26 wounded in just 16 hours.
Via Chicago Tribune:
At least four people were killed and 26 wounded in a 16-hour wave of shootings on Chicago’s South, West and Southwest sides starting Friday afternoon, according to police.
The number of people shot in the city since early Friday afternoon is now well more than half the number shot the entire previous weekend, the city’s most violent of the year to date.
Among those killed were a 17-year-old boy, a 32-year-old woman, and a 21-year-old man.