The same neighborhoods continue to bear the brunt of gun violence in Chicago, with most of those shot over the weekend attacked in areas that have been much more violent this year than last.
For several years, Jerry Dale Sr. and his neighbors have shut down their block near the border of Roseland and West Pullman for a Fourth of July cookout where everyone sets up lawn chairs outside and mingles while children play and ride bicycles until they’re tuckered out.
Two people were shot, including a 6-year-old girl, early Monday in West Pullman.
The little girl was shot in an alleyway on the afternoon of the Fourth of July.
The man was hanging out in the backyard with family when someone drove by and opened fire.
A 13-year-old boy was shot Thursday in West Pullman on the Far South Side.
Four people were shot Wednesday in Chicago, including a man who was wounded in a drive-by in Marquette Park on the Southwest Side.
Two people were placed into custody following a stand-off with SWAT units responding to a man seen running from the scene of a fatal shooting in the West Pullman neighborhood.
Fred White told the driver, “I’ll blow your f—— head off” as he was kicked off the bus. White then fired three shots from a 9mm gun he had been carrying in a black plastic bag, striking the bus twice as it pulled away.
A man is facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly shooting a CTA bus after the driver asked him to wear his mask.
A drive-by shooting left an 11-year-old girl seriously wounded Sunday night in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.
There have been more than 1,400 people shot in Chicago so far this year.
A man was rescued by firefighters Monday afternoon as he hung from the window of a burning two-flat in the West Pullman neighborhood.
A man is being charged with murder after allegedly shooting a 21-year-old man to death in the West Pullman neighborhood.
Nearly twice as many people were shot in Chicago this past weekend as the previous one, with homicides closing in on the 200 mark just four months into the year.
A 16-year-old boy was hurt in a shooting early Monday in West Pullman in the Far South Side.
A 24-year-old woman was shot to death while sitting in a parked car in West Pullman on the South Side Wednesday night, about a mile from where a man was found shot to death a half-hour earlier.
Eight people were shot, three fatally Wednesday in Chicago, including a woman who was killed in a shooting in West Pullman on the South Side.
An 18-year-old man was shot Wednesday evening in West Pullman on the Far South Side.
A man faces murder charges in connection with a fatal shooting earlier this month in West Pullman on the Far South Side.