63 people shot, 10 dead in Chicago weekend violence

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In Chicago, a total of 63 people were injured, 10 of whom were killed after a series of shootings on Sunday, according to WLS.

The majority of the shootings happened over the course of three hours, starting at 1:30 a.m.

Thirty of the victims were shot during this time frame, in 10 different incidents.

Chicago Police say the Sunday violence ended around 2 p.m.

No suspects are in custody, but all surviving victims are in stable condition.

Chief Fred Walker said at a press conference, “As you may be aware, the City of Chicago experienced a violent night. Incidents of either random or targeted shootings on our streets is totally unacceptable. Far too often, we continue to see the devastating effects that illegal guns have in some of our communities. They underscore the real problem, of violent criminals who use illegal guns in some of our communities, without the fear of consequences for their actions.”

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