10 shot dead and 50 injured in Chicago’s violence during the weekend on 4th of July celebration!

10 shot dead and 50 injured in Chicago’s violence during the weekend on 4th of July celebration!

Chicago was shaken up with unbelievable violence during a weekend of Independence Day celebration. A little 7-year-old boy of Chicago was among those 10, who were fatally shot during this weekend.

Chicago was shaken up with unbelievable violence during a weekend of Independence Day celebration. A little 7-year-old boy of Chicago was among those 10, who were fatally shot during this weekend.

A gunman shot the 7-year-old Amari Brown in the chest while targeting his father, a well-known gang member, the police officials stated. They also added that the boy’s father had to be in custody and if he was, his son, who was watching fireworks at the moment of shooting, would have been alive.

7-year-old boy, who was fatally shot this weekend in Chicago

7-year-old Amari Brown, who was fatally shot this weekend in Chicago

Among other killed was 17-year-old Vonzell Banks, who was shot while playing basketball on Friday.

However, the police admitted that last year there were much more victims during the same period. According to Chicago Tribune, 16 human beings were fatally shot while 80 got serious injuries during the weekend of Independence Day celebrations.

Talking about this weekend, the majority of fatal incidents happened between Saturday’s evening and morning of Sunday. During that night, when the country’s residents celebrated Uncle Sam’s birthday, 30 people suffered shooting.

Police chief Garry McCarthy said, the number of police officers who were on patrol in Chicago over the last few days was increased on 30% . But despite that fact a lot of peaceful residents died and suffered numerous injuries.

Garry McCarthy also stated that the police must stem the flow of guns into Chicago that is known as one of the most deadly in the US.

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