A serial shooting occurred in Chicago.(Picture source: American media)
Haiwaiwang, January 11th Saturday (9th) local time,A serial shooting in Chicago, the United States,The 32-year-old African-American gunman (Jason Nightengale) arbitrarily shot,It resulted in 3 deaths and 4 injuries in just a few hours.Fan Yiran, a 30-year-old Chinese student studying at the University of Chicago (transliteration,Yiran Fan) was also shot dead unfortunately,The gunman was killed by the police.
Comprehensive reports from the Chicago Tribune, World Journal and other media,The serial shooting started at 1:50 pm local time on the 9th.Fan Yiran was the first victim,He was shot in the head by Nightingale in the car in the parking lot of the apartment.10 minutes later,Nightingale appeared in the lobby of the apartment at 4900 South East End Street.At that time, the apartment building manager tried to prevent Nightingale from entering the building.But the latter finally broke in forcefully,He turned and shot the 46-year-old female building pipe,He was shot in the chest and died.
According to the report,At that time, a 77-year-old woman who picked up the letter from the mailbox of the apartment building was also shot by the gunman.As of the 10th,The old woman is still in critical condition.At 2:45 pm on the 9th,Nightingale enter the apartment at No. 5500 Southeast End Street from the back door.After taking the elevator to the 19th floor,Point the gun at a male acquaintance,And asked him to hand over the vehicle keys,After success, go downstairs and drive away.
Around 3 pm on the 9th,Nightingale showed up at a grocery store near 9300 South Hosety Street.As soon as he entered the store, he shot a 20-year-old man in the head.The man was seriously injured,He died after being sent to a doctor.The 81-year-old woman who was with the grocery store at the time,Shot in the back and neck,After emergency medical treatment,Still not out of danger.
Immediately after about 4 pm,Nightingale is near 10300 South Hausstit Street,Randomly fired at a passing vehicle,A 15-year-old girl sitting in the passenger seat was shot in the head.The current situation is critical.Then the gunman returned to the 9300 grocery store,Aiming at the police who were already on the scene handling the case and fired,However, no police officers were hit.
At 5:35 pm,Nightingale appeared in Evanston, just north of Chicago,Successively entered a local restaurant,And a chain pharmacy next to it,He also held a woman in the restaurant,He shot her and drove away.The police then pursued him,Finally, Nightingale was stopped at a nearby parking lot.There was a gun battle between the two sides,Nightingale was shot dead by the police.
The Chicago Police Department said on the 10th,After preliminary investigation,Nightingale has multiple convictions,I posted a radical video on Facebook on the 8th,In the video, he brandished his gun,Said to kill randomly,He even threatened "I want to blow up the entire community."Sunday (10th) around 10:30 in the morning,Facebook closed Nightingale's homepage.
On the afternoon of the 10th,The University of Chicago Booth School of Business announced thatFan Yiran is a fourth-year PhD student in economics and finance from China.He is a smart and talented student,Loved by students.Fan Yiran originally planned to submit his doctoral thesis this year.His main research areas include the interaction of bank asset and liability management, and the research on screening competition under flexible information.
American media said,Except Fan Yiran,The identities of the other casualties are not yet clear.(Overseas Network Yao Kaihong)