Fifteen people were shot, six of them fatally, on Monday in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago.
The Chicago Sun-Times notes the first fatality of the day occurred at 12:45 a.m., following an argument over a card game. A 38-year-old man allegedly shot and killed a 35-year-old man as a result of the altercation.
At 1:40 a.m. a 34-year-old man was shot in the chest “in the 800 block of North Ridgeway Avenue.” He was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.
A 27-year-old man was shot in the head and killed “in the 200 block of East 121st Street about 6:20 p.m.”
At 6:30 p.m., a 31-year-old man “in the 8800 block of South Throop Street” was also shot in the head and killed.
A 57-year-old man “in the 1300 block of West Grenshaw Street” was shot and killed around 8:30 p.m. while sitting in a vehicle delivering