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Chicago’s Independence Day weekend marred by violence, with on the least 104 folk shot

Chicago Tribune

Jul 06, 2021 8: 25 AM

No less than 104 folk had been shot in Chicago over the long Independence Day weekend, including two cops; a 6-365 days-used woman and her mom; and a community of six folk early Monday in the Washington Park neighborhood — the set a man became as soon as killed hours later in an unrelated taking pictures.

In all, on the least 17 folk died from accidents suffered in shootings that started about 5 p.m. Friday and ended slightly after 1 a.m. Tuesday, in step with police data and Tribune data.

It became as soon as essentially the most folk shot over a July 4 holiday weekend since on the least 2017, when 103 folk had been shot between 3 p.m. Friday, June 30 and 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, 2017, in step with Tribune data.

In the most recent fatality, a 26-365 days-used man became as soon as shot to loss of life in the Washington Park neighborhood spherical 10 p.m. Monday night. He had been standing near a parked car when someone in a passing car shot him in the chest.

A buddy started riding the wounded man to a well being facility but as they drove they arranged to meet paramedics in the 5700 block of South Calumet Avenue. He became as soon as then taken to the University of Chicago Medical Middle, the set he died. Recordsdata on his identity had no longer released by the Cook dinner County medical examiner’s set of job Tuesday morning.

The earlier Washington Park taking pictures left two males unnecessary, two ladies folk injured and a 12-365 days-used woman and a 13-365 days-used boy with gunshot wounds. They had been in the 6100 block of South Wabash Avenue at 1: 05 a.m. Monday when someone drove previous, opened fire and fled.

Two males, ages 26 and 21, had been pronounced unnecessary on the University of Chicago Medical Middle. Recordsdata on their identities additionally had no longer released by the medical examiner’s set of job Tuesday. A 12-365 days-used woman became as soon as shot in the buttocks and seriously injured; a 13-365 days-used boy became as soon as shot in the hand. Both had been taken to Comer Kids’s Clinic. In addition, two ladies folk had been shot and authorities listed them in true condition.

At 1: 05 a.m. Tuesday a 32-365 days-used became as soon as sitting in his parked car in Calumet Heights, in the 9200 block of South Harper Avenue, when someone came up to him and opened fire, hitting him in the leg, police said. The actual person became as soon as ready to drive himself to Trinity Clinic the set he had been listed in ravishing condition.

An 18-365 days-used man became as soon as strolling in the 7300 block of South University Avenue on the South Facet about 12: 30 a.m. Tuesday, police said. Somebody within “a passing sad SUV fired shots,” police said, and the particular person became as soon as hit on his decrease backside. He became as soon as taken to the University of Chicago Medical Middle in extreme condition, officials said.

In the 7300 block of South May well perchance also impartial Avenue in Englewood, a man, 27, became as soon as shot in the high and leg while he became as soon as riding spherical 10: 30 p.m., in step with police. He crashed his car into a fence after being shot, officials said. He became as soon as taken in serious condition to the University of Chicago Medical Middle.

In Gresham, a 37-365 days-used man became as soon as standing exterior at 10 p.m. Monday when he became as soon as shot in the leg, police said. He said didn’t know the set the gunshots came from or peek who shot him, in step with police. He drove himself to Holy Corrupt Clinic and later became as soon as transferred to Mount Sinai Clinic, the set he’d been listed in ravishing condition.

On the Far South Facet, in the 700 block of East 132nd Avenue in Altgeld Gardens, police had been known as for a chronicle that a 15-365 days-used boy had been shot while sitting on a porch at 9: 07 p.m., officials said. The boy suffered a graze distress to his leg after being shot, police said, but there became as soon as no description of the shooter. He became as soon as taken to Comer Kids’s Clinic the set he had been listed in true condition, police said.

Police had been known as to the 4400 block of North Clarendon Avenue in Uptown on the North Facet to examine a taking pictures at 8: 28 p.m., authorities said in a police media notification. A lady, 16, and a boy, 17, had been shot “presumably by an unknown particular person within a passing sad sedan,” police said. The girl suffered a graze distress to the ankle and he or she became as soon as taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Middle, police said. The boy became as soon as shot three cases — in the abet, hip and leg — and he became as soon as taken to Weiss Memorial Clinic in serious condition and later transferred to Illinois Masonic, police said.

One other teenage boy, 15, became as soon as in serious condition after being shot spherical 5: 50 p.m. Monday in the 6600 block of South Langley Avenue in West Woodlawn, police said. He became as soon as on the sidewalk when a heart-broken-colored car pulled up and someone within shot him in the abet. He became as soon as taken to Comer Kids’s Clinic, in step with police.

In Humboldt Park, about 4: 55 p.m. Monday, a 17-365 days-used boy became as soon as shot in every thigh as he walked down the sidewalk in the 3800 block of West Augusta Boulevard. He became as soon as taken to Mount Sinai Clinic in true condition, police said.

  • A 48-365 days-used man became as soon as fatally shot in Gresham spherical 5: 20 p.m. Monday. He had been within a draw in the 8600 block of South Aberdeen Avenue when he got into an argument with someone, police said. Police said the particular person became as soon as shot in the face and he became as soon as pronounced unnecessary at 5: 32 p.m. The medical examiner’s set of job identified him as Matthew Allen, of the 1500 block of West 73rd Region.
  • Two folk had been shot in the 2000 block of South Emerald Avenue in East Pilsen spherical 4: 50 p.m. Monday, police said. A 19-365 days-used lady and a 35-365 days-used man had been on the road when someone shot the particular person in the left arm and the woman in the buttocks. They had been both taken to Stroger Clinic the set their stipulations had been stabilized, police said.
  • A 32-365 days-used man became as soon as within a South Shore draw at 3: 40 p.m. Monday when someone he didn’t know shot him in the arm and the neck, which became as soon as a graze distress, police said. He arrived at Jackson Park Clinic in a deepest car and became as soon as listed in true condition.
  • Goal sooner than noon Monday, a 33-365 days-used man became as soon as seriously wounded in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood, police said. He became as soon as in the road in the 9700 block of South Merrion Avenue when someone fired shots from a passing car, placing him more than one cases. He went to Advocate Trinity Clinic in serious condition.
  • About 9: 40 a.m., a 41-365 days-used man and a 23-365 days-used lady had been wounded in a drive-by taking pictures in Chinatown. Both had been in extreme condition at Stroger Clinic.
  • About 9: 15 a.m. Monday, a 34-365 days-used man became as soon as killed in Exiguous Village. Officers went to the 3400 block of West 26th Avenue in response to an alert from ShotSpotter, town’s gunshot detection machine, and discovered him unconscious in the driver’s seat of an SUV that had crashed into a parked car. He had been shot more than one cases and became as soon as taken to Mount Sinai Clinic, the set he became as soon as pronounced unnecessary.

Carolyn Bernard, center, stands across the street from police working the scene where a 5-year-old girl was shot in the leg in an alley along the 11700 block of South Normal Avenue in the West Pullman neighborhood on July 4, 2021.

Carolyn Bernard, middle, stands all around the road from police working the scene the set a 5-365 days-used woman became as soon as shot in the leg in an alley alongside the 11700 block of South Long-established Avenue in the West Pullman neighborhood on July 4, 2021. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune)

  • A 25-365 days-used lady became as soon as shot in the 7300 block of South Lowe Avenue in Englewood about 5: 45 a.m. Somebody fired shots from a gangway all around the road as she became as soon as standing on her porch, police said; she became as soon as shot in the hip and listed in true condition.
  • Goal after 5 a.m. Monday, a 27-365 days-used man became as soon as shot near Riis Park in Belmont Cragin. He became as soon as shot in the upper chest and abet; the conditions of the taking pictures had been no longer directly identified. His condition became as soon as stabilized, police said.
  • A 39-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the hand in the Englewood neighborhood when someone fired from a passing car in the 5800 block of South Peoria about 3: 25 a.m. He went to Holy Corrupt Clinic in true condition.
  • About 3: 10 a.m., two males had been seriously injured in a taking pictures in Logan Square. They had been on a porch in the 1700 block of North Albany Avenue when they every suffered more than one gunshot wounds; additional info had been no longer directly on hand.
  • About 2: 30 a.m., a 27-365 days-used man became as soon as shot while riding in the South Deering neighborhood. Somebody in a passing car fired shots that struck him in the leg; he crashed into a parked car after which a home, police said. He went to the University of Chicago Medical Middle in ravishing condition, and a lady who became as soon as in the car with him became as soon as taken to the well being facility for a broken ankle.
  • Around 2: 15 a.m., a man took himself to the University of Chicago Medical Middle with a gunshot distress to the leg. He became as soon as listed in ravishing condition. No diversified info had been directly on hand.
  • A man became as soon as killed and one more became as soon as wounded in Lawndale about 2: 10 a.m. A man in his 30s and a 62-365 days-used man had been in the 1800 block of South Kildare Avenue when they had been shot. The youthful man became as soon as pronounced unnecessary at Mount Sinai Clinic, and the older man became as soon as shot in the knee and his condition became as soon as stabilized.
  • At 1: 30 a.m., a Chicago police commander and sergeant had been shot while attempting to disperse a crowd in South Austin, police said. Somebody fired into the crowd, hitting the commander in the foot and grazing the sergeant in the leg. Both are in true condition.
  • At 1: 10 a.m., a 41-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the 4100 block of South Wells Avenue in the Fuller Park neighborhood when someone opened fire from a passing white truck. He became as soon as shot in the abdominal and listed in serious condition.

Fireworks on the ground at the scene where a 6-year-old girl and 43-year-old woman were shot in the 100 block of East 119th Place on July 5, 2021.

Fireworks on the bottom on the scene the set a 6-365 days-used woman and 43-365 days-used lady had been shot in the 100 block of East 119th Region on July 5, 2021. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune)

  • Goal after 1 a.m., a 6-365 days-used woman and her mom had been shot in the 100 block of East 119th Region when someone in a gray SUV fired shots. The girl became as soon as shot in the hand; her mom, 43, became as soon as shot in the abet and went to Roseland Neighborhood Clinic in ravishing condition.
  • About 12: 45 a.m., a 25-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the arm in the Washington Park neighborhood. He suggested police he became as soon as exterior in the 5100 block of South Indiana Avenue when he heard shots and felt distress.
  • Half an hour earlier, a 51-365 days-used man became as soon as shot as he sat on the curb in the 4200 block of West Carroll Avenue in West Garfield Park. He became as soon as wounded in the true thigh and listed in true condition at Humboldt Park Effectively being.
  • About the identical time, in the 3400 block of West Monroe Avenue in East Garfield Park, a 21-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the leg from a passing car. He went to Stroger Clinic in true condition.
  • About 11: 30 p.m. Sunday, a 29-365 days-used man became as soon as dropped off at Stroger Clinic with a gunshot distress to the leg. He said he had been shot on the sidewalk in the 1100 block of North Mason Avenue; he became as soon as listed in ravishing condition.
  • At 10: 45 p.m. in Austin, three folk had been shot and then the gunman became as soon as wounded by a hid raise permit holder, police said. The assault left 45-365 days-used Janina Ford unnecessary and three males wounded.
  • About the identical time, a 49-365 days-used man became as soon as seriously injured in a drive-by taking pictures in the 3000 block of East 79th Region, police said.
  • About 10: 30 p.m., a 48-365 days-used man became as soon as in an alley in the 1000 block of North Leclaire Avenue when he became as soon as shot in the leg. He became as soon as unable to present additional info to investigators, police said.
  • A lady and man had been shot in a yard in the 11500 block of South Front Avenue about the identical time, police said. The girl, 34, became as soon as shot more than one cases in the abdominal. The actual person, 37, became as soon as shot in the decrease abet. Both went to Advocate Christ Medical Middle in Oak Lawn.
  • At 10 p.m., police spoke back to Stroger Clinic, the set a man became as soon as being handled for more than one gunshot wounds to the thigh. He became as soon as in serious condition and unable to talk with police, so no info of the taking pictures had been on hand.
  • At 9: 55 p.m., three folk had been shot in the 100 block of North Francisco Avenue in East Garfield Park. A 37-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the neck and listed in serious condition; two diversified males, ages 49 and 40, had been shot in the feet.
  • About 9 p.m. in the 900 block of West 95th Avenue, a 35-365 days-used man felt a distress in his hip and in the open intention he had been hit by fireworks, police said. He had truly been shot, however, and went to Advocate Christ Medical Middle, the set his condition became as soon as stabilized. In addition, an 11-365 days-used child became as soon as on the scene and suffered a basic hurt to the chest, but it became as soon as no longer clear whether or no longer that became as soon as due to the a gunshot distress or some diversified hurt, police said.

A police officer photographs bullet casings at the scene of a fatal shooting in the 2700 block of North Kilbourn Avenue on July 2, 2021.

A police officer images bullet casings on the scene of a fatal taking pictures in the 2700 block of North Kilbourn Avenue on July 2, 2021. (John J. Kim / Chicago Tribune)

  • Around 6: 15 p.m., two males, ages 27 and 23, had been shot in the 3300 block of West Ohio Avenue in East Garfield Park.
  • About 5: 20 p.m., a 34-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the Buena Park neighborhood, police said. He became as soon as in the 900 block of West Irving Park Facet road when someone walked up, pulled a gun and shot him in the true leg. He went to Weiss Memorial Clinic in true condition.
  • About 4: 40 p.m., a 5-365 days-used woman became as soon as shot in the true leg in an alley in the 11700 block of South Long-established Avenue in the West Pullman neighborhood. She became as soon as taken to Roseland Neighborhood Clinic, the set her condition became as soon as stabilized.
  • Around 3: 45 p.m., a 22-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the leg in the 7200 block of South Bennett Avenue. He went to the University of Chicago Medical Middle in true condition.
  • At 2: 25 p.m., two males, ages 28 and 33, had been seriously injured in a taking pictures in the 7400 block of South Western Avenue. They had been riding when one more car pulled up alongside and fired shots into their car, police said.
  • Across the identical time, a 19-365 days-used man became as soon as seriously wounded in a draw in the 8300 block of South Shore Power. Somebody walked into the house and shot him in the face, police said.
  • At 1 p.m., a 29-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in the decrease abet in the 8800 block of South Escanaba Avenue. He became as soon as taken to the University of Chicago Medical Middle in serious condition.
  • About 12: 45 p.m., a 32-365 days-used man became as soon as shot in a car car car parking space in the 3000 block of East 91st Avenue. He became as soon as in an argument with someone who pulled out a gun and shot him in the leg, police said.

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