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Nearly 125 Shot Dead In Chicago Over Summer

An article today on CBS2’s website highlights the uptick of gun violence in Chicago this summer. The article also references a map of the shootings, and tracks them by district. Unfortunately, it seems like their count is understated. They report one shooting in Edgewater, while the ECB has reported 3 this summer (June 16th, July 10th, and August 8th). They also have only one shooting listed in Uptown, which is severely understated. That being said, check out the article – even with these understated numbers its a wonder why our elected officials and leaders are not doing more to address this problem:


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