According to Chicago Police Department, at least seven people were killed by gun violence in Chicago this weekend and 37 others were injured.
A man aged 52 and two women aged 62 and 24 were killed in a shooting incident at a gas station on Saturday morning. The older woman died.
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Saturday afternoon saw a 34-year-old man shot in the neck and killed by police in West Garfield Park.
A 19-year old man was killed in Back of the Yards, South Side that night. After being shot in his chest, he died.
After someone set fire to their car, a man aged 30 was killed and another was seriously injured Saturday night in Marquette Park.
CPD reports that Chicago shootings killed 7 people over the weekend, with at least 44 victims. https://t.co/7Ae3pVkdPA ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) August 23, 2021
Six people were killed in Calumet Heights, on the South Side, hours later. One of them was a 39-year old man.
A 29-year old man was killed in a shooting accident on the West Side approximately four hours later. Four other people were also injured.
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According to a report from the city, 29 other people were also injured in shootings that took place in Chicago between 5 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. on Friday.
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