14 Shot in Gun-Controlled Chicago in Just over 24 Hrs

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At least 14 people were shot, including a tw0-year-old, Friday afternoon through Saturday evening in gun-controlled Chicago.

NBC Chicago reports the shootings began about 3 p.m. Friday, when someone opened fire on a 23-year-old woman as she sat in a vehicle. Police indicated that “the woman tried to escape the scene in the vehicle but crashed into six other vehicles.” She was shot in the head and is hospitalized in stable condition.

Another shooting occurred Friday just after 6:30 p.m., followed by two shootings Saturday just after midnight, another shooting just before 2 a.m., a shooting at 6:48 a.m., a shooting shortly after 9 a.m., and shootings at 1:45 p.m., 5:06 p.m., and 6:05 p.m.

WGNTV reports the shooting in which two-year-old was wounded occurred Friday, when the car in which he was being driven was targeted by a gunman.

The driver of the car was shot in the head and the two-year-old was shot in the foot. The driver crashed into the porch of nearby home after being shot.

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