2013 has been relatively a good one for Chiraq as it has been marked as a year with record low homicides and violent crimes. However, the fortunate news came to an abrupt halt over the weekend as 72 people were shot over Independence Day weekend. Twelve of the victims were killed and sixty others were wounded including a 5 year-old boy. To read more about the horrific news, click here.
[Courtesy of NBC News]