Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Shootings Report from Rahmaland

LBJ's great grand kids were active on the eve of Independence day.

Girl, 10, shot as she played in front of open West Side hydrant

A 10-year-old girl was critically wounded and a man also was shot late Tuesday as they played at an open hydrant in the West Side’s Austin neighborhood. The pair was among at least 16 people shot in the city Tuesday evening.

Two women critically hurt, among 3 shot in Uptown drive-by

Two women are in critical condition and another man was wounded in a possibly gang-related drive-by shooting in the North Side’s Uptown neighborhood Tuesday night. 
The shooting happened in the 4400 block of North Racine Avenue at 7:28 p.m., according to police News Affairs.
Two …

Four shot in drive-by on Southwest Side

Four people were shot Tuesday evening in the Southwest Side Marquette Park neighborhood.

The shooting occurred in the 6000 block of South Rockwell Avenue at about 5:38 p.m., according to police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala.
Four males, between 17 and 18 years old, were...
There were 14 shootings in all.

1 comment:

  1. Don't you just love gun control heaven. Why anyone would want to live in Chicago is beyond me. Crappy weather, large pockets of urban poverty and high crime, obnoxious police, corrupt politicians. The place is a mess.

    The comedian Richard Jeni had a great line about Rhamaland, “I think that's how Chicago got started. A bunch of people in New York said, 'Gee, I'm enjoying the crime and the poverty, but it just isn't cold enough, let's go west.'”