A Chicago mother was murdered in the same spot where her teenage son was killed just days prior, 複数の報告によると.
Early on Wednesday morning, Delisa Tucker died when she was fatally shot in the chest while visiting a memorial set up for her deceased son, Kevin Tinker, ニューヨークポスト 報告.
Tinker, 14, had been a victim of gun violence only days prior, dying at the same spot on Sunday.
タッカー, 31, died as she was lighting candles for her son at a memorial, Michelle Tharpe, 家族の友達, detailed on a GoFundMeページ set up to help pay the family’s funeral expenses. “This world is so cold,” 彼女は書いた.
Police have not confirmed if the two shootings are connected and no arrests have been made. A representative for the Chicago Police Department did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.
によると ABCニュース, Tucker was found lying on a sidewalk when police responded to a ShotSpotter alert around 12:15 午前. 現地時間.
Citing police, the outlet added that the woman was then taken to Roseland Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
彼女の息子, その間, was pronounced dead at the scene on the day he was shot. Tinker was described as a “quiet boy” in the GoFundMe post.
The neighborhood where Tucker and Tinker were both shot has had at least 26 fatal shootings this year alone, による シカゴサンタイムズ.
Tucker now leaves behind five other children — three girls and two boys — per the GoFundMe page.