NEWS | 12 People Shot, 2 Killed in Chicago on Monday Night; 37 Murders In July (So Far)

A gunman opened fired at Southeast Side Park Monday night, killing a 17-year-old boy, Alixi Johnson, and wounding 3 at 10pm. Police found 50 bullet casings at the park. Johnson would have been a senior at Bowen High School this coming fall. This morning, a 34-year old Janeen Hancock (mother of 3) died from her injuries.

Few minutes later, a shooting at Marquette Park neighborhood occurred, wounding 2 teens.

Another shooting happened at Merrill Park later, wounding 6 people.

4 people were killed Saturday, the 21st. There have been 37 murders for the month of July in Chicago.

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