This is Chiraq: 4 killed, 62 others wounded in Fourth of July weekend shootings

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I scheduled this post on Sunday afternoon. I’m sure the numbers will be higher after the fireworks last night.

I updated the total numbers this morning. Yesterday it was 3 killed and 32 wounded. Sadly, the number of people shot went up dramatically.

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From MyFoxChicago: Two men were killed and at least 34 more people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

The most recent fatal attack happened late Sunday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Officers responding about 10:50 p.m. to a call of a person down in the 2200 block of South Lawndale found the man lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the back of the head, according to Chicago Police. His exact age was unknown.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, lying on the ground in a lot across the street from…

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