Violent Chicago: 90 Homicides in August, City on Pace For Over 700 This Year

Photo: John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/TNS

Photo: John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/TNS

Chicago experienced it's deadliest month in twenty years as the city recorded 90 homicides in the month of August.

Chicago hasn't seen 90 homicides in a month since August, 1996.

The city is on pace to record over 700 homicides this year, a dramatic rise in violence over the previous several years.


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