Labor Day Weekend Brings More Shootings In Chicago

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By the official end of Labor Day weekend, a total of 55 shootings were reported in the city of Chicago, 11 out of which were fatalities. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and her anti-gun policies seemed to not put a stop to the weekend’s craze of shootings. Labor Day Weekend was just an increase in the number of shootings so far this year.  The Sun-Times’ database of Chicago homicides shows 461 people were killed January 1, 2022, through September 5, 2022.