54 shot, 4 killed over weekend: Chicago violence epidemic shows no sign of abating

54 shot, 4 killed over weekend: Chicago violence epidemic shows no sign of abating
Crime scene in Chicago. Fox News video

[Ed. – Two killed were teenage boys without (as known so far) gang affiliations. They had been reported missing on Friday night.  The carnage is just senseless and soul-killing.]

Two teens who had been reported missing were among the four people killed and 54 people shot this weekend in Chicago, as the city’s gun violence epidemic continued unabated.

The weekend tally was up compared to the same weekend in 2017, which saw 48 people shot and five killed, officials told Fox News on Monday.

Raysuan Turner, 16, and Darnelle Flowers, 17, were found Sunday night at about 11:57 p.m. shot to death in a field on the Far South Side of the city, police said. They had vanished day earlier, FOX 32 Chicago reported.

Earlier Sunday night, five people were shot after a weekly softball game in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

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