The gun violence continues to escalate in Chicago with two people killed, 10 injured overnight. Dwayne Duckworth, 42, was shot to death in the 2000 block of West 70th Place at about 2:20 a.m. Wednesday morning, the Chicago Sun Times reports. Police said his death appeared to be gang-related.
In a separate incident, Miguel Tharpe, 25, was shot in the arm and chest after an argument with another person in the 900 block of North Long at about 10 p.m. Tuesday night.
Among those wounded in Chicago gun violence were a 17-year-old boy and a 19-year-old woman, who were shot in the 7400 block of South Phillips. The boy was shot in the arm and buttocks, while the woman sustained a graze wound on her arm.