CHICAGO (AP) — A 15-year-archaic girl has develop into the fifth individual to die from a chain of shootings final month by a Chicago gunman who was once later killed in a suburban police shootout, authorities talked about.
Damia Smith was once pronounced ineffective Tuesday at Comer Children’s Sanatorium, according to the Cook dinner County scientific examiner’s place of business. She was once riding in a car with her mother when she was once shot and had been hospitalized.
According to police, Jason Nightengale, 32, of Chicago, shot seven of us in a chain of attacks Jan. 9 over a roughly four-hour duration. Quite lots of the attacks took situation on Chicago’s South Facet sooner than Nightengale drove to Evanston, correct north of the metropolis, where officers killed him during a shootout.
Authorities haven’t any longer released a motive in the killings, which they described as random. Nightengale posted lots of disturbing and nonsensical instant videos on Facebook sooner than the killings. In one one he brandished a gun; in any other he threatened to “blow up the entire neighborhood.”
The opposite four of us that died were Yiran Fan, a 30-year-archaic University of Chicago pupil from China; 20-year-archaic Anthony Faulkner; 46-year-archaic safety guard Aisha Nevell; and 61-year-archaic Marta Torres.