Again we ask, why do the good people of Chicago put up with this carnage?
“Fourteen people have been killed and 74 others wounded this long Fourth of July weekend in shootings in Chicago since Friday, including five children shot since Sunday afternoon,”… according to the Chicago Sun-Times. emphasis added]
“A Chicago police commander and a sergeant were shot and wounded early Monday while dispersing a crowd on the West Side. [emphasis added]
“The officers were hit when someone on foot fired at the crowd around 1:30 a.m. in the 100 block of North Long Avenue, police said.
“The commander was struck in the foot and the sergeant was grazed in the leg, according to police. Both officers were transported to Stroger Hospital. The shooter has not been located, police said.”
For more of this report, go to the Chicago Sun-Times.
Please share your thoughts about the above report by emailing [email protected]. Would you put up with this level of violence in your community?