CHICAGO WEEKEND GUN VIOLENCE LEAVES 39 SHOT, 4 FATALLY ACROSS CITY

 


Four people have been killed, and 35 others wounded in shootings across Chicago so far this weekend.


In the latest fatal attack, a man was killed in a shooting near South Chicago on the South Side.

The 30-year-old was in a vehicle about 10:15 p.m. Saturday in the 7900 block of South Brandon Avenue when someone opened fire, striking him in the chest, back and arms, Chicago police said. He was taken by friends to Jackson Park Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Cook County medical examiner's office identified him as Christan Adams, of Hammond, Indiana.

Hours earlier, a man was killed and another wounded in West Pullman on the Far South Side.

They were in a vehicle about 7 p.m. in the 12200 block of South Eggleston Avenue when someone walked up and unleashed gunfire, police said.

Devon B. Wash, 32, suffered a gunshot wound to the upper body and was taken to Roseland Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to police and the medical examiner's office.

The other man, 34, was taken to the same hospital with gunshot wounds to his arm, neck and hand.

On Friday, a 35-year-old woman was fatally shot in South Chicago.



She was in a vehicle about 8:30 p.m. in the 8300 block of South Yates Boulevard when someone fired shots, striking her in the head, police said. She was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.




CHICAGO WEEKEND GUN VIOLENCE LEAVES 39 SHOT, 4 FATALLY ACROSS CITY CHICAGO WEEKEND GUN VIOLENCE LEAVES 39 SHOT, 4 FATALLY ACROSS CITY Reviewed by Anson Moore on November 22, 2020 Rating: 5

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