Every year, nearly 3000 children and teens die from gunfire, and nearly 14,000 are injured.

Friday, May 31, 2013

15 year old Chicago boy shot and killed after moving away from violence

Sadly, this 15 year old boy was shot and killed in Chicago on Thursday. He had just moved away to California to get away from the violence in Chicago. From the article:
Patrick Sykes was shot and killed Thursday afternoon near the1800-block of West 85th Street, according to police. Sykes moved to California six months ago to escape the violence and he returned to Chicago for his summer break, his grandmother told ABC7 News.
Sykes' father was reportedly killed two years ago about two blocks from Thursday's shooting and his murder remains unsolved.

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