By JEFF MAYES Chicago Sun-Times Wire At least 9 people died in a violent early November week in Chicago, including a 9-year-old boy fatally shot in an alley in Auburn Gresham; and a 14-year-old boy shot down on a sidewalk in Gage Park. The younger boy, Tyshawn Lee, was shot in an alley in the … Read more →
8th-grader at Henderson Elementary School.
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Anti-violence activist pleads at memorial for slain teen: ‘This is our fault. This isn’t just the shooter’s fault.’
By MITCH DUDEK, JON SEIDEL and JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times J-Quantae Riles and his mother and sister moved to Virginia a few months ago to get away from the violent streets of Chicago. But things in Virginia didn’t work out, so J-Quantae, 14; his mother and 7-year-old sister returned to the Gage Park neighborhood a … Read more →
By JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times Wire Fourteen-year-old J-Quantae Riles, who was shot to death late Saturday in the Southwest Side Gage Park neighborhood, had recently moved back to Chicago from Virginia with his pregnant mother and younger sister. J-Quantae was walking home from the store with a group of friends in the 2200 block of … Read more →
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