In July, Chicago had 48 murders due to gangs, drugs, guns and such. It’s not even the end of the month August and they have passed the murder rate with 51.
The latest murder was of 18-year-old Johnny Howell was shot in a drive by shooting in Park Manor and died at the hospital.
Rashad Pratt, 28, was found shot mutiple times in his SUV on 91st and South East End Ave in Calumet Heights neighborhood. He was pronounced dead at the scene.