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Fifth Man Charged In Shooting That Wounded 13 PeopleA fifth man has been charged in connection with a shooting last week in the Back of the Yards neighborhood that left 13 people, including a three-year-old boy.
Boy Wounded In Mass Shooting Goes Home; Mom Says 'He’s Just Being Tay-Man'Deonta "Tay-Man" Howard said he's not in pain anymore, except from a flu shot he received. His mother said, despite being shot in the face, “He never stopped talking, he never stopped running, he never stopped jumping."
Mom: Child Wounded In Mass Shooting Recovering, But AfraidThe mother of a child wounded in a mass shooting last week in Chicago is thanking God and doctors for her son's recovery, and is calling for an end to the gun violence that’s plaguing the city.
Man Charged In Park Shooting Could Have Been in Prison Superintendent McCarthy has claimed that the assault on the park never would have happened if Illinois had tougher gun laws. If suspect Bryon Champ was in jail, he wouldn't have been involved in the shooting which triggered the revenge attack.
4 Men, Including 2 Gunmen, Charged In Mass ShootingPolice said the shooting was in retaliation for an unreported shooting earlier in the day on Thursday, when one of the suspects was grazed by a bullet.
McCarthy: 'No Doubt' Mass Shooting Case Will Be Closed QuicklyPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy on Monday denied news reports police had arrested two men in connection with a mass shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood last week, but insisted he's confident the case would be closed "very quickly."
McCarthy: 'A Miracle' No One Died In Shooting That Wounded 13Police said they believe an assault-style rifle with a high-capacity magazine was used in the attack, which they believe was gang-related.