8 hours ago

Father Michael Pfleger held an anti-NRA sign ...

Father Michael Pfleger held an anti-NRA sign for hours in the middle of the street at 79th and Racine.

    Priest Spends Birthday In Middle Of Street Demanding Gun Control
    CHICAGO, IL - An outspoken South Side priest has taken to the streets yet again. This time, Father Michael Pfleger spent much of his 69th birthday in the middle of the busy intersection at 79th and Racine asking for a stop to gun violence.
    https://patch.com

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Man seriously wounded among 6 shot since Thursday morning

Shortly before 1 p.m., another person was shot in the 6800 block of South Elizabeth Street, in the same neighborhood.

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The latest attack happened shortly after 5:45 p.m. in the 8800 block of South Marquette Avenue in the South Chicago neighborhood.

A woman was shot earlier Thursday afternoon about 2:30 p.m. in the Chatham neighborhood in the 7500 block of South State Street.

Another victim was shot about 2 p.m. in the 1000 block of West 72nd Street in the Englewood neighborhood. A 41-year-old man was walking west on 72nd Street when he heard shots and felt pain in the lower back.

Another attack happened shortly after 11 a.m. on the West Side in the 4500 block of West Washington Boulevard in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.

Shortly before 10:45 a.m., the man was walking in the 7100 block of South State Street when a SUV pulled up and someone fired shots. The man was struck in the stomach area, and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was listed in serious condition, police said.

    Man seriously wounded among 2 shot since Thursday morning
    A 22-year-old man was among two people shot since Thursday morning in attacks on the South and West sides, Chicago police said. The latest shooting happened shortly after 11 a.m. on the West Side in the 4500 block of West Washington Boulevard in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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