There were 27 people shot in Chicago over the weekend, and five of them lost their lives after being shot.
One of the fatalities was among four people shot in a drive-by shooting who was wounded critically, then later died.
Another of the shooting fatalities was discovered by police with fatal gunshot wounds after the shooting had occurred on the street.
The number of shootings is terrifyingly high, especially in a city with some of the strictest gun laws in the country.
It has also been Democrat-run for an astonishingly long time, considering that it has been run so poorly that dozens of shootings every weekend is typical.
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