Stray bullets, attacks kill 7 and wound 55 in July 4 weekend shootings


Stray bullets, attacks kill 7 and wound 55 in July 4 weekend shootings

At least 62 people have been shot across Chicago, seven of them fatally, as of Tuesday evening of the Fourth of July weekend.Two of the men who died — including in the weekend’s most recent fatal shooting — are believed to have been struck by stray bullets.
In the most recent killing, a 21-year-old man was struck by a stray bullet Tuesday evening in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side. Witnesses told investigators someone inside a light-colored sedan fired shots at another vehicle at 5:18 p.m. in the 200 block of East 132nd St., police said. The 21-year-old was sitting …

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