2yo girl hurt in Chicago drive-by shooting, hours after city's gun violence left 5 teens & young boy with gunshot wounds

Posted On: Jun 12, 2021   |   Posted By: RT

2yo girl hurt in Chicago drive-by shooting, hours after city's gun violence left 5 teens & young boy with gunshot wounds

A two-year-old toddler has been wounded in a drive-by shooting in Chicago, Illinois. The attack happened after several children sustained gunshot wounds in separate incidents.
The shooting occurred around 7pm local time on Friday near the steps of the Cook County courthouse in Chicago's Southwest Side. The toddler was sitting in the back seat of a car when someone drove up and fired shots from another vehicle, police said. The little girl was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the leg.
No one has been detained so far, with detectives looking for suspects.
The incident came after police reported that an eight-year-old-boy and five young teens were shot in Chicago on Thursday night and early Friday, according to local media. The youngest boy, who police said was not the intended target, was shot in the knee. At least 30 shell casings were reportedly left lying on the street where he was wounded.
The boys aged 15 and 16 were wounded in a separate shooting. The older boy was hit in the abdomen, and the younger...

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