1 dead, [at least] 20 shot during Juneteenth celebration in Chicago suburb: ‘It was chaos’ - The Blaze

One person is dead and at least 20 people were shot during a Juneteenth celebration in a Chicago suburb, according to authorities.

The mass shooting occurred at a strip mall hosting a large Juneteenth party in Willowbrook, Illinois.

There were reportedly “at least 200 teens and young adults” gathered in a parking lot for a Juneteenth celebration when as many as 30 shots were fired.

Two of the people who were shot are in critical condition, while others suffered “graze wounds,” fire department officials told WBBM-TV.

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The Blaze

Events: Juneteenth (Recurring) 

Locations: Chicago, IL Willowbrook, IL Illinois 

Tags: Mass Shooting 

Type: Headlines