Nearly 40 people were shot, four fatally, Friday into Sunday morning alone this weekend in Mayor Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago.
ABC 7 / Chicago Sun-Times reports that 38 people were shot Friday into Sunday morning. The shooting victims included six people who were shot in Auburn Gresham Neighborhood Saturday morning and four people who were shot around 12:40 a.m. Sunday morning in Pullman.
The Sun-Times reports the first fatality of the weekend was discovered around 5:15 p.m. Friday, when 28-year-old Alexander Fletcher was found in a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the chest. He died at the scene.
The second fatality of the weekend occurred at 8:30 p.m. Friday, when a 35-year-old woman was shot in the head while sitting in a vehicle “in the 8300 block of South Yates Boulevard.” She was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.
The third fatality of the weekend occurred when a 32-year-old man was