A man, apparently disturbed by the noise, fatally shot an 8-year-old girl in the head while she was riding a scooter in Chicago.
A neighbor named Megan Kelley expressed her confusion, stating that none of the information provided made sense. According to members of the community, they consistently emphasized that the individuals in question were merely children engaging in recreational activities. In a statement, the user expressed their opinion, stating, “Just let them be.”
On Saturday night, a shooting occurred in Chicago’s Portage Park neighborhood. On Sunday, law enforcement officials were present at the suspect’s apartment building, conducting interviews with individuals and gathering evidence.
According to Kelley, prior to the shooting, the assailant made a comment about the victims being too loud.
According to a police report, following the shooting incident, the gunman was reportedly tackled by the father of the girl involved and subsequently shot during a struggle. The individual was transported to a medical facility.
At the base of a tree near the shooting scene, a collection of stuffed animals and sunflowers were carefully arranged.
In a statement released by the Chicago school district, they expressed their profound sorrow and devastation over the loss of yet another young life.