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16 Dead, at Least 69 Wounded in Chicago Shootings This Weekend

5 July 2020

NBC NEWS — Chicago police say that 16 people, including a young girl, are dead and at least 69 others have been wounded in shootings across the city over the Fourth of July weekend.

Multiple fatal shootings were reported across the city early Sunday morning, including in the 1000 block of East 132nd Street. According to Chicago police, multiple people became involved in an argument with another man before leaving a parking lot and walking into a residence.

Police say the man then opened fire through the door, striking two individuals. A 24-year-old man was shot in the left torso, and was later pronounced dead at Christ Medical Center.

A 20-year-old man was also hit in the left leg, and is in fair condition at Christ Hospital. […]

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