Here’s what happens when liberals rule and there’s insane gun control.
The Daily Caller – Residents of Chicago are being shot at a rate three times higher than they were at the start of 2015, and its interim police superintendent says social media is partly to blame.
From Jan. 1 through Jan. 13 of 2015, 37 people were shot within the city limits of Chicago, CBS News reports. In the same timespan this year, at least 110 people have been shot. Other sources peg the shooting count even higher, with DNAinfo reporting that 139 people were shot through Thursday morning.
At least 21 of these shootings have been fatal so far.
Chicago police superintendent John Escalante described the increase in violence as “frustrating,” and blamed it on gang violence fueled by social media.
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