You’ll never guess where this happened…actually, you will. In Obama’s gun-free home of Chicago, 15 people were shot this weekend.
The incident was one of at least 15 shootings citywide since Friday evening:
• At 5:30 a.m. Saturday, a 38-year-old man was shot in Little Village on the West Side, said Chicago police spokeswoman Officer Janel Sedevic. He was near the intersection of South Pulaski Road and 31st Street when he was shot during an attempted robbery. He went to Mount Sinai Hospital, and his condition was stabilized.
• At 5:15 a.m. Saturday, a 62-year-old man was shot in Heart of Chicago on the South Side, Sedevic said, citing preliminary information. He was in the 2100 block of South Oakley Avenue when he was shot in the back, Sedevic said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, and his condition was stabilized.
• At 4:10 a.m. Saturday, a 31-year-old man was shot during a domestic dispute in Morgan Park on the Far South Side, police said. He was in the 11700 block of South Church Street when he was shot in the abdomen, the right hand and the left arm, Sedevic said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition. Police have someone in custody, and charges are pending.
• At 3:30 a.m. Saturday, a 46-year-old man was shot in West Englewood on the South Side, said Chicago police spokesman Officer Hector Alfaro. He was in a parked car in the 6300 block of South Hoyne Avenue when someone fired shots from a white sedan, Alfaro said. He was hit in the right shoulder and left forearm and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center. His condition was stabilized.
Read more: Chicago Tribune