34 shot, 5 fatally, over the weekend in Chicago | American Military News

The city racked up 34 shootings over the weekend, but gun violence is down as of this time last year, according to data kept by the Tribune. From Friday afternoon through Monday morning, five people were killed, including two teenagers. Another 29 people were wounded. A bloody piece of clothing is seen next to a vehicle involved in shooting that left two people injured in the 3400 block of South Halstead Street Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago. The shooting may have occurred at a nearby liquor store on West Root Street. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune/TNS) Among those killed were an 18-year-old man shot in the neck in a double shooting that also injured a 20-year-old man Saturday morning in the Pilsen neighborhood on the West Side and another 18-year-old man shot in the chest in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side on Friday. The final person killed this weekend was a 24-year-old man shot in an alley in the 8300 block of South Ingleside Avenue

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