The senseless gun violence in Chicago is once again in the national spotlight following a violent Fourth of July weekend.
Over 80 people were shot, 16 fatally.
Peter Nickeas, 28-year-old reporter for the Chicago Tribune covers breaking news overnight on the streets of Chicago.
More than a thousand people have been shot in the city since the beginning of the year– Peter has the difficult job of bringing those crime numbers to life, meaning he’s out on the streets at those crime scenes every night.
Peter has created a timeline of the shootings as he visited crime scenes over the Fourth of July weekend.