12.4 C
Houston
Saturday, January 16, 2021

50 People Shot, 5 Killed, over Weekend in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Fifty people were shot, five fatally, over another violent weekend in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago.

Yesterday, Breitbart News reported nearly 40 people were shot Friday into Sunday morning alone in Lightfoot’s Chicago. The nearly 40 victims included four people were fatally shot during that time-frame.

On Monday morning, ABC 7/Chicago Sun-Times reported the numbers had increased to 50 people shot, five fatally.

The first firearm-related fatality of the weekend occurred Friday around 5:15 p.m., the second about 8:30 p.m. the same night, and the third at 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

The fourth fatality occurred about 7 p.m. Saturday and the fifth around 10:15 p.m. Saturday.

The Chicago Tribune reports 673 people were killed in Chicago between January 1, 2020, and November 9, 2020. The Tribune notes that a total of 3,619 people were shot–fatal and non-fatal combined–between January 1, 2020, and November 9, 2020.

Breitbart News reported 23 people were shot in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago on Monday, November 16, 2020, alone.

AWR Hawkins is an award-winning Second Amendment columnist for Breitbart News and the writer/curator of Down Range with AWR Hawkinsa weekly newsletter focused on all things Second Amendment, also for Breitbart News. He is the political analyst for Armed American Radio. Follow him on Twitter: @AWRHawkins. Reach him at [email protected] You can sign up to get Down Range at breitbart.com/downrange.

 



Breitbart

Latest news

Trump’s China Trade War Cost Up To 245,000 American Jobs: Study

Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com,A new study estimates that President Trump’s trade war with China caused the loss of up to 245,000 American jobs.The...

How A US Nuclear Strike Works

In the wake of last week's events in Washington, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, among others, began discussing the use of the 25th Amendment, amping...

Florida waitress hailed as a hero after she saw something strange about a boy she served and took action

A quick-thinking waitress is being hailed as a hero after she she noticed something strange about a young boy with his family at her...

Antifa-BLM Organizer Who Stormed US Capitol Is Released from Jail Without Bail

Antifa-Insurgence leader John Earl Sullivan is in custody after being arrested in Utah on Thursday. As reported previously Antifa protester John Sullivan was caught on...

Related news

PA Lt. Gov. Fetterman: ‘You Do Not Have the Right’ to Spread Lies That Are ‘Yelling Fire in a Crowded Theater’

On Friday’s “CNN Newsroom,” Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman (D) said that advancing “lies that are demonstrably false is yelling fire in a...

Joe Biden Day 1: Order on Transgender Rights in Sports and Bathrooms

President-elect Joe Biden vowed to his supporters that, on his first day in office, he will begin removing any legal recognition of the two...

Report: Denver Broncos Linebacker Von Miller Under Criminal Probe

According to reports, Denver Broncos All-Pro linebacker Von Miller is under criminal investigation for an undisclosed crime. Denver reporter Mike Klis reported that the Parker,...

Pentagon Authorizes 25,000 National Guardsmen for Joe Biden Inauguration

The Pentagon on Friday authorized as many as 25,000 National Guardsmen to support federal law enforcement during the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and...

Trump’s ICE Promises Transparency on Huge OPT Visa Program in 2021

The Department of Homeland Security is promising to issue a detailed report about the roughly 500,000 white-collar jobs that are transferred from American graduates...

TSA Looking Into Adding Capitol Rioters to US No-fly List

Federal officials are investigating...

Rapper Post Malone Donates 10K of His Sold-Out Crocs to Healthcare Workers

Rapper Post Malone is giving away thousands of his sold-out Crocs shoes to healthcare workers in hospitals across the country. Malone and Crocs joined with...

Georgia Woman Gifts Car to Teen Who Walked 7 Miles to Work Every Day

Lavonda Wright raised money to buy a car for a young man who walked seven miles to and from his job after school every...