The City of Chicago has reached an all too familiar milestone the 200th homicide has arrived along with spring. So far, this year 190 of the 200 homicides recorded are people that were shot and killed 919 people have been wounded in shootings across the city.
As of May, 5th 2017, 1109 people have been shot in Chicago. The city has seen a slight decrease in shootings and killings over the past couple of weeks. But the summer weather coming will bring with it a surge in violent shootings.