Monday, June 7, 2021 1:19 PM EST
By The Associated Press, AP
CHICAGO (AP) — Police say an 11-year-old girl was shot and seriously wounded in Chicago near the end of a weekend that saw at least 60 people wounded in shootings across the city. Chicago police say the girl was shot in the back Sunday night when witnesses said they saw someone open fire from a red vehicle on the city’s South Side. She was taken by a relative to a hospital and was said to be in serious condition. The Chicago Tribune reports that the girl was among at least 60 people shot, six of them fatally, between 3 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday in Chicago.