At least 15 people were shot, three of them fatally, Friday into Saturday night in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago.
Breitbart News reported a five-month-old girl, Cecilia Thomas, was shot in the head and killed Friday.
FOX 32 noted Thomas was “inside a vehicle around 6:45 p.m. in the 7700 block of S. South Shore” when second vehicle rolled up and someone inside the second vehicle opened fire. Thomas was shot and died at the hospital.
NBC 5 observes the weekend’s second fatal shooting was discovered Friday night just before 11 p.m., when police found a 45-year-old man with numerous gunshot wounds.
The man was discovered “in the 10700 block of South Champlain.” He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.
Minutes later, at 11:36 p.m., officers found a 21-year-old man “in the 9600 block of South Princeton” with two gun shot wounds. The man was taken to a hospital where he died.
The Chicago Sun-Times points out that 299 people were killed in Chicago January 1, 2022, through June 25, 2022.
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