The city saw 53 homicides in August, with 41 deaths and 224 wounded as a result of shootings.
The August crime wave ended on a tragic note, with 11 people shot and killed over Labor Day weekend; more than 25 more were shot and wounded.
For September to date, there are already seven shooting homicides with another 29 people wounded.
I knew Chicago was bad but that's a lot of people shot in one month.
We want to go to war with Syria while it sounds like there is already one in Chicago.
Why not intervene in Chicago instead of wasting money on Syria?