A 30-year-old man was shot early Saturday in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side.
About 12:30 a.m., the man was inside a vehicle in the 10100 block of South State Street when he began to struggle with a male who shot in him in the right thigh, according to Chicago Police.
He was taken to Roseland Community Hospital where his condition was stabilized, police said.
The victim is a documented gang member, police said.
We should be taking steps to reduce oil drilling, with a carbon-fee-and-dividend plan and eliminating subsidies to the oil, natural gas and coal industries.
To start, the city’s next police superintendent must be committed to reform. A half-hearted effort will never build trust between cops and the community, and that’s bad news when it comes to curbing crime.
As a former college instructor, I just don’t buy it. If they are to be paid employees, drop the pretense of them being students. And then there is no reason for them to be provided with room and board.