At least 24 people were shot Saturday night into Sunday morning in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago.
WGN-TV reports that two of the 24 shooting victims succumbed to their wounds.
One of the fatal shootings occurred at 11:50 p.m. Saturday night, when a 41-year-old man was shot “in the 1600 block of North Central Park Avenue.” He was found lying between parked cars and was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
In the second fatal shooting, a 23-year-old driver was shot while sitting in his vehicle at a stop light just before 5:30 a.m. Another vehicle pulled up alongside the 23-year-old as he sat at the light “in the 3700 block of South Kedzie Avenue.” An occupant of the second vehicle then opened fire, shooting the 23-year-old in the head.
The 23-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Chicago Sun-Times notes that 16