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Killing near Cabrini-Green 1 of several over holiday weekend
Chicago Tribune ^ | September 2, 2013 | Jeremy Gorner

Posted on 09/02/2013 8:57:23 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement

After Ramaine Hill was shot a few years ago near Chicago's old Cabrini-Green public housing complex where he grew up, he knew he had to watch his back, according to his family.

Because he led police to the suspected gunman, Hill was threatened by the shooter's friends, his family said.

"He started getting real distant" after he was shot, his sister, Rakeisha Hill, 23, recalled Monday afternoon. "Usually he'll talk some. But he just stopped talking, period."

(Excerpt) Read more at chicagotribune.com ...


TOPICS: Local News
KEYWORDS: chicago; shootings
"All of them got guns on them."

How can that be, in Chicago? /sarc.

1 posted on 09/02/2013 8:57:23 PM PDT by ConservativeStatement
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To: ConservativeStatement

It is the available number of criminals in Chicago, not guns, that drive crime rates.


2 posted on 09/02/2013 9:20:30 PM PDT by umgud (2A can't survive dem majorities)
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To: ConservativeStatement

Ramaine’s pretty quiet now.


3 posted on 09/02/2013 9:31:32 PM PDT by tumblindice (America's founding fathers: All armed conservatives.)
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"He loved his music," she said. "He always had his headphones on. He walked with his headphones. He minded his business."

So much for situational awareness ...

4 posted on 09/02/2013 10:54:00 PM PDT by NonValueAdded (Henceforth, the Office of the President shall be known as IMPOTUS)
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Cabrini-Green public housing complex <<

Ahhh yess...another wonderful liberal legacy.../s

5 posted on 09/02/2013 11:00:43 PM PDT by M-cubed
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To: M-cubed

I always thought it shameful that the good name of Mother Cabrini was associated with such a hell hole as Cabrini-Green.


6 posted on 09/03/2013 8:30:28 AM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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