1,000 Shot in Chicago So Far This Year


chicagoFive people were killed and 33 others injured in Chicago this weekend, pushing the city’s total number of shootings this year to over 1,000.

Tallies kept by the Chicago Tribune put the number of shootings through June 8 at roughly 1,050—a jump from 924 by the same period last year and 820 the year before that.

A 17-year-old boy was among those killed this weekend, apparently as he was leaving a party. Read more at the Chicago Tribune.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. How could this be? The dummies in Chicago overwhelmingly voted in Rahm Emanuel for Mayor as the savior for the City! Rahm used to work for Obama, the greatest President in History.