Enlightening Commentary

Hole(y) Weekend Stupidity

Posted on March 25, 2016

dead easter bunnyEaster weekend, for whatever reason, tends to reflect the image shown. In addition to the eggs, chocolate bunnies and lead, it’s also “Thou Shalt Not Murder” Easter Sunday. At this point we’d prefer to see a shooting free day. We’ve had 22 23! homicide free days this year already but haven’t had a shooting free day in nearly 13 months.

Final Stupidity Tally: 1 killed, 41 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 3 killed, 13 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 2 killed, 19 wounded

Friday 3/25
12:55p 4600 W West End, Austin, M/20
12:55p 4600 W West End, Austin, M/21
12:55p 4600 W West End, Austin, M/21
12:55p 4600 W West End, Austin, M/22
1:00p 500 W 115th, Roseland, M/19
4:05p 5900 S Yale, Englewood, M/25
4:05p 5900 S Yale, Englewood, M/25
5:25p 4900 W Auguta, Austin, M/30
South Shore Chainsaw Death Investigation
8:00p 5500 W Jackson, Austin, M/13
8:50p 6513 S Mozart, Chicago Lawn, M/23
9:30p 2600 W 50th, Gage Park, M/25
10:30p 13200 S St. Lawrence, Riverdale, M/22
Saturday 3/26
12:00a 1700 N Keystone, Humboldt Park, M/20
2:00p 6900 S Normal, Englewood, M/23
2:10p 7000 S Paulina, Englewood, M/27
2:10p 7000 S Paulina, Englewood, M/28
5:40p 6700 S Wolcott, Englewood, M/19
7:00p 300 E 47th, Grand Boulevard, M/36
7:40p 4000 W Lake, Garfield Park, M/29
7:45p 600 S Homan, Garfield Park, M/38
9:30p 900 N Karlov, Humboldt Park, M/25
9:30p 900 N Karlov, Humboldt Park, M/40
10:55p 800 N Sacramento, West Town, M/19
10:55p 800 N Sacramento, West Town, M/27
11:25p 6600 S King, Grand Crossing, M/22
Easter Sunday
12:15a 3900 W Thomas, Humboldt Park, M/19
12:15a 3900 W Thomas, Humboldt Park, M/21
12:15a 3900 W Thomas, Humboldt Park, M/24
1:00a 5100 W Washington, Austin, M/25
2:00a 1260 S Union, Near West Side, M/31
2:50a 2900 W 25th, Little Village, M/30
2:10p 5100 S Prairie, Washington Park, M/25
2:10p 5100 S Prairie, Washington Park, M/25
3:05p 10000 S Crandon, South Deering, M/16 (photos)
3:05p 10000 S Crandon, South Deering, M/17
4:45p 800 S Cicero, Austin, M/21
9:30p 6700 S Sangamon, Englewood, M/16
Monday Overtime
1:30a 3900 S Indiana, Grand Boulevard, M/29
2:10a 1200 N Hamlin, Humboldt Park, M/32
2:35a 5300 W Van Buren, Austin, M/29
4:10a 5700 W Grand, Belmont Cragin, M/42
4:10a 5700 W Grand, Belmont Cragin, M/23

Key:
shooting
homicide
Weekend = 12p Friday – 6a Monday