Había 41 tiroteos reportados desde 6 pm. Viernes hasta 11:59 pm. domingo, El Departamento de Policía de Chicago dijo. Fuera de 55 total de víctimas de disparos, los dos más jóvenes resultaron heridos en incidentes separados el domingo.
Poco después de 6:45 pm., the 15-year-old boy was standing outside on South Evans Avenue in the city’s Burnside neighborhood when he was shot once in his lower leg, la policía dijo. The only details provided by police about the shooting was that the victim said he “heard several shots and felt pain.”
He was taken to a local hospital, where he was expected to survive.
Just hours later and roughly two-and-a-half miles away, the 11-year-old girl was struck once in the lower back during a drive-by shooting, la policía dijo. Witnesses told officers “they saw a unidentified occupant fire several shots from a red vehicle.”
A family member rushed the girl to Roseland Hospital with serious injuries, la policía dijo.
Officers are still looking for the gunmen in both incidents.
Earlier Sunday morning, eight people were shot in the Burnside section. Police said the group of people was standing on the sidewalk of South Cottage Grove around 4 soy. when two people opened fire from inside a silver sedan. Victims ranged in age from 28 a 38, la policía dijo. Preliminarily, no one appears to have died from their injuries.
mientras tanto, the murder victims include a 24-year-old man who was found around 10 pm. Friday unresponsive in his car, cops said. The man suffered gunshot wounds to his head and chest. He was rushed to an area hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead.
Police are still investigating the shooting and said they do not yet have a description of the suspect.
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