Chicago Violence: Weekend shootings leave 6 dead and 28 wounded, report says


(CBS) CHICAGO - Shootings across Chicago over the weekend resulted in 6 people dead and at least 28 others wounded, including a 7-year-old boy, according to CBS Chicago.

The shootings happened between Friday night and Sunday night. Six men between the ages 19 and 35 died from gunshots while 26 other men, a young boy and a woman were injured.

The station reports the 7-year-old boy was shot Sunday night under the arm and is now in stable condition.

The woman, an unidentified 20-year-old, is listed in critical condition after being shot in the head Sunday night.

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