That’s an increase in shootings and gun deaths compared to Halloween of 2014, when 134 people were wounded and 36 were slain in shootings.
This October , 446 people in total were slain in Chicago, with 137 dying from gunshot wounds.
Of the 209 people injured in shootings in Chicago last month(September), 35 were shot in West Englewood, the most of any of Chicago’s 77 community areas, based on a DNA info analysis.
Five of those wounded, including a 2-year-old girl, were shot in a single incident in the 6200 block of South Honore Street. In a separate West Englewood shooting, three kids — a 4-year-old girl, 17-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl, were shot. After being shot in her head, 4-year-old Jacele Johnson has been transferred to a Minnesota facility to help her recover from her injuries.