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6 Dead, 63 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

Damien Cionzynski got into a fight with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

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...found a 44-year-old man lying on the ground near his vehicle in the 5100 block of South Calumet, according to Chicago Police. He had been shot in the chest and was pronounced dead...

Officers found the 25-year-old about 11 p.m. lying in a gangway in the 6400 block of North Rockwell, police said. He was shot in the neck and taken to Presence Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston, where he was pronounced dead.

Garvin Whitmore, 27, was sitting in the driver seat of a vehicle with a passenger, 26-year-old Ashley Harrison, in the 200 block of West Root, when someone walked up to the vehicle and shot him in the head, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

Whitmore, of the 5800 block of West 63rd Place, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:29 p.m., authorities said.

They drove to Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, and the girl was later transferred to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 2:59 a.m., authorities said. She lived in the 5100 block of West Fullerton.

Just before 11 p.m., Mark Lindsey was sitting in a vehicle parked near his home in the 3700 block of West 75th Place when a gunman walked up and shot him repeatedly across the chest and body, authorities said. Lindsey tried to drive away, but crashed into another vehicle on the block.

A 30-year-old man was standing outside about 1:45 a.m. in the 10200 block of South LaSalle Street when another male walked up, pulled out a gun and opened fire, police said. The...

...year-old girl was walking on the sidewalk about 12:50 a.m. in the 2600 block of East 73rd Street when she heard gunfire and felt pain, according to police. She was shot in the...

...the West Side. The group was standing outside about 12:20 a.m. in the 3300 block of West Huron when two males started shooting at each other, police said. The four were all wounded...

    6 Dead, 63 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Six people were killed, including a 15-year-old girl, and at least 63 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago over Memorial Day weekend. The total number of people shot during the weekend this year surpassed the 2015 holiday, when 55 people were shot, 12 fatally, over Memorial Day weekend.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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Three Killed, Several Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Violence So Far

Damien Cionzynski, 23, got into a fight with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

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The medical examiner’s office identified her Saturday morning as Veronica Lopez. She lived in the 5100 block of West Fullerton.

Just before 11 p.m., the 25-year-old was sitting in a vehicle parked in the 3700 block of West 75th Place when a gunman walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

A 24-year-old was in the 4300 block of West West End about 4:35 a.m. when two males walked up to him and opened fire, police said. The man suffered graze wounds to his arm, head and eyebrow. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

About 4 a.m., a 24-year-old man was shot in the 4600 block of West Jackson, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

About 45 minutes earlier, a 25-year-old man was shot in the 4600 block of South Honore in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

A 21-year-old man was driving in the 4300 block of North Kimball in the Irving Park neighborhood about 2:55 a.m. when someone shot him in the clavicle, police said. He was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in serious condition.

A 17-year-old boy was outside in the 1200 block of South Independence about 2:35 a.m. when someone in a passing black SUV shot him in the knee, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

The three were outside in the 3300 block of West Walnut when someone in a passing vehicle opened fire, police said.

The man was on a porch in the 9900 block of South Paxton when two males walked up and opened fire, police said. He suffered a graze wound to his right forearm and refused medical attention at the scene.

    Three Killed, Several Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Violence So Far
    (STMW) - A 15-year-old girl was one of three people killed along with another 12 who were wounded in less than eight hours of shootings to start the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The most recent homicide occurred in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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4 Killed, 36 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

Damien Cionzynski got into a fight with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

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Garvin Whitmore, 27, was sitting in the driver seat of a vehicle with a female about 5:20 p.m. in the 200 block of West Root when someone walked up to the vehicle and shot him in the head, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Whitmore, of the 5800 block of West 63rd Place, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:29 p.m., authorities said.

They drove to Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, and the girl was later transferred to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 2:59 a.m., authorities said. She lived in the 5100 block of West Fullerton.

Just before 11 p.m., Mark Lindsey was sitting in a vehicle parked near his home in the 3700 block of West 75th Place when a gunman walked up and shot him repeatedly across the chest and body, authorities said. Lindsey tried to drive away, but crashed into another vehicle on the block.

About 5:15 a.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the arm in the Roseland neighborhood’s 300 block of West 108th Place, police said. He later showed up at Roseland Community Hospital and was listed in good condition.

A half-hour earlier, a 27-year-old man was shot in the right leg while standing on a sidewalk in the 5000 block of West West End Avenue about 4:45 a.m. in Austin. He drove to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Five minutes before that, a 26-year-old woman was seriously wounded in an East Garfield Park shooting. She was driving in the 3900 block of West Wilcox when two gunmen walked up and opened fire, striking her in the back, police said. She drove to Stroger, where she was listed in serious condition.

...Side. He was sitting in the driver’s seat of a vehicle parked in the 9700 block of South Vincennes when someone got out of another car on the street, walked up and shot him...

About 2 a.m., a 28-year-old man got into a fight with another person who shot him in the arm and back in the 900 block of North Cambridge, police said. He took himself to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, though his condition was not immediately available.

Two men were shot just after 1 a.m. on a sidewalk in East Garfield Park’s 700 block of North Kedzie, police said. One man, 21, was grazed in the back and and the other, 22, was shot in the left hand. They walked in to Norwegian American Hospital and their conditions were both stabilized.

Another Austin neighborhood shooting left a 37-year-old man in critical condition after a gunman opened fire about 12:20 a.m. in an alley in the 4700 block of West Erie, police said. He was shot in the chest, leg and arm and taken to Stroger Hospital.

In West Garfield Park, two men were shot on a sidewalk in the 700 block of Independence just before midnight. One man, 28, was shot in the left thigh, and the other, 29, in the left ankle. They were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where their conditions were stabilized, police said.

    4 Killed, 36 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (STMW) - Four people were killed, including a 15-year-old girl, and at least 36 more have been wounded in shootings across Chicago over Memorial Day weekend. The most recent homicide happened Saturday evening in the Fuller Park neighborhood on the South Side.
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Latest Weekend Violence Tally: Four Shot Dead, At Least 49 More Wounded

Damien Cionzynski got into a fight with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, according to police and the medical examiner’s office.

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Garvin Whitmore, 27, was sitting in the driver seat of a vehicle with 26-year-old Ashley Harrison about 5:20 p.m. in the 200 block of West Root when someone walked up to the vehicle and shot the man in the head, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Whitmore, of the 5800 block of West 63rd Place, was pronounced dead at the scene at 5:29 p.m., authorities said.

They drove to Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, and the girl was later transferred to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 2:59 a.m., authorities said. She lived in the 5100 block of West Fullerton.

Just before 11 p.m., Mark Lindsey was sitting in a vehicle parked near his home in the 3700 block of West 75th Place when a gunman walked up and shot him repeatedly across the chest and body, authorities said. Lindsey tried to drive away, but crashed into another vehicle on the block.

A 19-year-old got off a bus about 6:15 a.m. and was walking in the 6400 block of South King Drive when someone came out of a building nearby and opened fire, police said. The man ran away, but was shot in the leg.

    Latest Weekend Violence Tally: Four Shot Dead, At Least 49 More Wounded
    (STMW) - Four people were killed, including a 15-year-old girl, and at least 49 more have been wounded in shootings across Chicago over Memorial Day weekend. The most recent homicide happened Saturday evening in the Fuller Park neighborhood on the South Side.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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Updated 25 hours ago

Police: 3 dead, 12 wounded in holiday weekend shootings

A 23-year-old man got into an fight with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, police said.

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Just before 11 p.m., the 25-year-old was sitting in a vehicle parked in the 3700 block of West 75th Place when a gunman walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

A 24-year-old was in the 4300 block of West West End about 4:35 a.m. when two males walked up to him and opened fire, police said. The man suffered graze wounds to his arm, head and eyebrow. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

About 4 a.m., a 24-year-old man was shot in the 4600 block of West Jackson, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

About 45 minutes earlier, a 25-year-old man was shot in the 4600 block of South Honore in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

A 21-year-old man was driving in the 4300 block of North Kimball in the Irving Park neighborhood about 2:55 a.m. when someone shot him in the clavicle, police said. He was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in serious condition.

A 17-year-old boy was outside in the 1200 block of South Independence about 2:35 a.m. when someone in a passing black SUV shot him in the knee, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

The three were outside in the 3300 block of West Walnut when someone in a passing vehicle opened fire, police said.

The man was on a porch in the 9900 block of South Paxton when two males walked up and opened fire, police said. He suffered a graze wound to his right forearm and refused medical attention at the scene.

    Police: 3 dead, 12 wounded in holiday weekend shootings
    A 15-year-old girl was one of three people killed along with another 12 who were wounded in less than eight hours of shootings to start the Memorial Day holiday weekend, police said. The most recent homicide occurred in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

  • This young ladies death is so tragic and heartbreaking. Wtf. We need judges to step it up and hand down tougher sentences to these reckless aholes!

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  • More guns on our hips and on our shoulders as we continue our decline to a third worlds country.

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40 Shot, 4 Fatally, in Memorial Day Weekend Violence

...of two men who walked into a business at 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of W Montrose, according to police. The men got into an altercation, at which point one produced a...

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...Cook County Medical Examiner’s office, he was sitting in a car parked in the 3700 block of W 75th Pl at 10:55 p.m. when an unknown offender approached on foot and fired shots...

...50-year-old man was standing on the front porch of a home in the 9900 block of S Paxton when 2 men walked up and fired shots. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to...

At 1:45 a.m., three men were standing outside in the 3300 block of W Walnut in the East Garfield Park neighborhood when someone in an unknown vehicle drove up and...

At 2:35 a.m., a 17-year-old boy was standing outside in the 1200 block of S Independence in the North Lawndale neighborhood when the occupant of a black SUV fired shots, striking the victim. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition with a gunshot wound to the knee, police said.

A 21-year-old man was driving in the 4300 block of N Kimball in Irving Park at 2:55 a.m., according to police, when someone fired shots. He sustained a gunshot wound to the clavicle and was taken in serious condition to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, according to police.

A 25-year-old man was standing outside in the 4600 block of S Honore in the Back of the Yards neighborhood at 3:13 a.m., according to police. An unknown offender fired shots, striking him in the leg, and he was taken to Stroger Hospital in stable condition, police said.

...4 a.m., a 24-year-old man was outside in a park in the 4600 block of W Jackson St in Austin when an unknown offender approached and fired shots, according to police. The victim...

At 4:35 a.m., a 24-year-old man was walking in the 4300 block of W West End in the West Garfield Park neighborhood when two unknown offenders approached, produced a handgun, and...

A 24-year-old man was walking down the sidewalk in the 1400 block of W 99th St in the Longwood Manor neighborhood at 4:20 p.m., police said, when an unknown...

...Examiner’s office, he was in the driver’s seat of a car in the 200 block of W Root when someone approached on foot and fired shots, striking him in the head. A 26...

A 19-year-old man was walking in the 8300 block of S Dante in the Avalon Park neighborhood, according to police, when he heard shots and felt pain...

A 26-year-old woman was driving eastbound in the 3900 block of W Lexington in Lawndale at 8 p.m. when someone fired shots, striking her in the neck...

...p.m., two men were in a car stopped at a red light in the 1600 block of W 47th St in the Back of the Yards neighborhood when another car pulled up from behind and...

Around 9 p.m., a 23-year-old man was walking down the sidewalk in the 5100 block of W Chicago in Austin when a light-colored car drove by, and occupants opened fire, police said. He was struck in the upper right leg and taken to Mount Sinai in stable condition.

Three people were shot in a shooting around 9:40 p.m. in 2000 block of W 68th Pl in the West Englewood neighborhood, according to police. The first victim was a 48-year...

At 10:15 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 1500 block of S Ridgeway in Lawndale when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He was then dropped off at Mount Sinai Hospital in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the lower left leg, authorities said.

Just before midnight, two men were standing on the sidewalk in the 700 block of S Independence in West Garfield Park when they heard shots and felt pain, police said. A 28...

...a.m. in Austin, according to police. He was standing in an alley in the 4700 block of W Erie when a male offender approached on foot and opened fire, according to police. He was...

At 1:05 a.m., two men were walking on the sidewalk in the 700 block of N Kedzie in East Garfield Park when they heard shots and felt pain. A 21-year-old...

At 2 a.m., a 28-year-old man was shot in the 900 block of N Cambridge in the Near North Side neighborhood, police said. He was involved in a verbal dispute...

...old man was sitting in the driver’s seat of a parked car in the 9700 block of S Vincennes in the Washington Heights neighborhood when he was shot, police said. Authorities said a man...

...4:40 a.m., a 26-year-old woman was shot while driving in the 3900 block of W Wilcox in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. Two men approached her car and opened...

Just five minutes later, a 27-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 5000 block of W West End Ave in Austin when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He took himself to Stroger Hospital in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the right leg, according to police.

...m. in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, according to police. He was standing outside in the 8500 block of S Ashland when he heard shots and felt pain. He took himself to Little Company of Mary...

At 4:40 p.m., a 23-year-old man was in the 1200 block of W 85th St in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood when he was shot in the right hip, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center, in unknown condition, and authorities said he is a documented gang member. 

    40 Shot, 4 Fatally, in Memorial Day Weekend Violence
    A 15-year-old girl who was riding in a car on Lake Shore Drive was among the four people killed in shootings across the city so far this Memorial Day weekend. 36 others have been wounded from Friday through Sunday evening, marking another bloody weekend in Chicago.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

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Updated 40 hours ago

Man shot at Portage Park gas station

Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Saturday morning at a gas station on the 6300 block of West Montrose in the Portage Park neighborhood.

    Man shot at Portage Park gas station
    Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Saturday morning at a BP gas station on the 6300 block of West Montrose in the Portage Park neighborhood.
    http://abc7chicago.com

  • Left Portage Park and the city three years ago and haven't looked back. The problems are so huge, the mayor incompetent, property taxes ridiculous for the "services" received. Stay strong Chicagoans!

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Police: Man shot to death in Portage Park

The 23-year-old got into an altercation with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, police said.

    Police: Man shot to death in Portage Park
    A man was shot to death in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side Saturday morning. The 23-year-old got into an altercation with two other males inside a business about 5:15 a.m. in the 6300 block of West Montrose, police said. The man was shot in the head and dead at the scene, police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

  • Doug1977 concerned neighbor

    I didn't even know the BP was open that early.Crazy stuff.National Guard on every corner and take back our city.We our the CNN special every night with TSA & shootings. Old Mayor Daley said in 1969 shoot to kill and all the rioting stopped,let's try that again.Forget this political correctness stuff!

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