In Chicago during the funeral opened fire, injuring 14 people

On the evening of 21 July in the American city of Chicago (Illinois) in the shooting at the funeral procession injuring 14 people. This is with reference to the police reports The New York Times.

The incident occurred near a funeral parlor in the southern part of the city, when buried was killed last week a local resident.

First Deputy head of the police Department of Chicago Eric Carter said that fire on a group of people unknown opened from a car which was later found abandoned.

Some participants of the funeral procession opened fire in response.

At the scene police found 60 shell casings.

Five of the wounded are in the hospitals about their health accurate information yet.

The motive for the shooting remains unclear, said police. It is known that one detainee is interrogated.

The New York Times said that in Chicago there has been a surge of violence that is comparable to the “death” of the 1990-ies.

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