Chicago Gun Violence: 7 Wounded This Past Weekend

Chicago Gun Violence: 7 Wounded This Past Weekend

Seven people were wounded this past weekend in Chicago.

Published November 18, 2013

This past weekend ended with seven people wounded in gun violence across the city of Chicago. A shoot out happened on an expressway Saturday night, leaving three people injured, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

The individuals in the vehicle were driving around 9 p.m. on the city's South Side when someone from another vehicle opened fire on them. They were able to drive themselves to the hospital where they were treated for "none life-threatening" injuries.

On Friday evening, a 15-year-old boy was shot in the neck while he was walking down the street. He was taken to a children's hospital, where he was reportedly listed in stable condition. A 21-year-old man was shot while leaving a party on Saturday at 3:30 a.m. He was listed in serious condition.

A 21-year-old and 25-year-old man were also wounded in the string of attacks this weekend. 

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Written by Natelege Whaley


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