A Christopher Columbus statue on Chicago’s South Side that was left standing after two other Columbus statues were removed last week may also be taken down, a City Council member says.
A 35-year-old man was shot in the backyard of a home in Little Village on Saturday, one of at least 36 people shot so far this weekend in Chicago.
During an eight-hour period from Friday night until Saturday morning, 24 people in Chicago were shot.
Chicago Police shot and wounded a man on Sunday afternoon in Little Village.
Nearly a dozen elementary school students were taken to hospitals Wednesday after pepper spray was discharged in a classroom.