At least 57 people were shot this weekend in Chicago, with 7 of the victims dying from their injuries.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined Chicago Health Commissionaire Dr Allison Arwady and other health officials Sunday with an update on COVID-19 in Chicago.
At least 70 people were shot, 12 fatally, in Chicago from 6 p.m. Friday through midnight Sunday.
Lollapalooza wrapped up Sunday night, ending an eventful four-day weekend for concertgoers.
“We are up 10% on shootings and that’s consistent with what occurred in June,” Chicago’s top cop said on Monday.
Number unveiled by Chicago police on Monday shows that shootings across the city are on the rise. But the city says some progress is being made when it comes to homicides.