After an initial report of 20 people being shot in Chicago between Friday and Sunday morning, the count has now climbed to 30 when the rest of Sunday’s statistics were added to the early numbers.
Three of the shootings were fatal, and all of the victims were adult males in their 20s or 30s.
159 more people have been shot this year than last year, and the shootings show no signs of lessening.
The number of shootings on or near Chicago expressways is increasing, with 42 such shootings so far this year.
A Sunday night shooting occurred “on I-57 near 127th Street,” and left four people injured.
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