Another Chicago Weekend: 7 Killed, 35 Wounded

By: 06.19.12  •  36 Comments

In what may be the worst developing trend ever, Chicago’s three-day violence sprees on weekends notched up high numbers once again. Between Friday evening and early Monday morning, 35 Chicago residents were wounded and seven were killed, including a teenage girl. The latest round of bad news follows the Memorial Day weekend totals (10 dead, 40 shot) and a previous weekend (8 dead, 46 wounded). For comparison purposes, a reported 144 Americans have died in war-torn Afghanistan while 228 Windy City residents have been killed.

Cred: HuffPost, The What

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