6 people dead, 11 injured in weekend Chicago shootings

May 27, 2013 | By More

May 27, AP – Police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man who was shot in the head early Sunday. The county medical examiner says Charles Jones was pronounced dead at around 3:30 a.m. The shooting stemmed from a crash and a woman was taken to the hospital.

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Chicago authorities say at least six people have been killed in weekend violence and at least another 11 wounded.

Also killed Sunday was a man in his late 20s who was shot in the armpit and pronounced dead at a suburban hospital.

Two people were killed in shootings Saturday, including 18-year-old Fearro Denard and a 29-year-old man who was shot not far from President Barack Obama’s South Side home.

On Friday, a 17-year-old and 22-year old were killed in separate shootings.

Associated press coordinator for human rights observers – contributed to this report.

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