A teenage boy was shot and critically wounded Sunday afternoon in the city’s Roseland neighborhood.
The 14-year-old, identified by his family as Kionn Rogers, was shot in the chest in the Far South Side area at approximately 1:45 p.m. in the 10700-block of South Wentworth.
He reportedly is visiting from Springfield amd [sic] was riding his bike at the time of the shooting.
Riding on his bike at the time of the shooting.
Have we grown numb in Chicago to these reports? Seems they happen every day.
Are we ready to take a look at why these shootings happen? It’s not about "them," or "those people," after all. Somehow, it’s about us.
"They" are "us." "We" are "them."
How can we all get that? Understand that?