In another deadly day on the streets of Chicago, 6 different people were left dead after being shot, including a pregnant woman, who died, along with her unborn child, at a Chicago hospital after being shot in the stomach.
The Chicago Tribune reports that the woman and her boyfriend were both shot dead on the sidewalk. The man had bullet wounds in his neck. The pregnant woman sustained bullet points to the stomach and side. Both were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead. The victims have yet to be identified by name.
Chicago police also reported several other homicides, on what has turned out to be the deadliest day in Chicago so far this year.
The Chicago Tribune has the full report:
Later, at 8:50 p.m., a 24-year-old man was killed in the Brainerd neighborhood. He was on the sidewalk in the 9100 block of South Emerald Avenue when someone in a dark-colored sedan opened fire and he was shot in the head and back. He went to Advocate Christ Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
About 8:35 p.m., a 31-year-old man was shot in the head and back in the 11400 block of South Ada Street in the West Pullman neighborhood, police said in a media notification. The man was pronounced dead on the scene. Police were releasing no information regarding the circumstances of the shooting, but said a person of interest was being questioned.
A 45-year-old man was fatally shot in the 900 block of East 133rd Street in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood about 7:05 p.m., police said. The man suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead on the scene, police said in a media notification. No information about the circumstances of the killing was released.
Tuesday night, Michael J. Lawrence-Harrington, 27, was shot to death in the 800 block of East 132nd Street, at the north end of Carver Park.
An earlier fatal shooting was discovered shortly before 7:30 a.m. in the Little Village neighborhood.