01/24/2013 06:02 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Chicago Shooting Charges: 94 Percent Of Gunmen Who Shot And Injured Victims Got Off Easy In 2012

Story by Mark Konkol, courtesy of DNAinfo Chicago:

It’s getting easier to get away with shooting people in Chicago.

Last year, gunmen who shot and wounded someone got away without criminal charges 94 percent of the time, according to a Chicago analysis of police data.

That’s even worse than 2011, when 91.5 percent of shooters escaped charges, according to the data.

Read the whole story at DNAinfo Chicago.

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