CHICAGO — An outpouring of grief tonight for the 2 women who misplaced their younger lives in shootings.
12-yr-previous Kanari Gentry-Bowers and eleven-yr-previous Takiya Holmes have been each shot the identical night time in two separate shootings.
Gentry-Bowers was shot whereas enjoying basketball outdoors a faculty in West Englewood. Holmes was shot whereas sitting in her mom’s automotive close to sixty fifth and King Drive.
“This isn’t proper. No father, no mom ought to bury a toddler,” stated Mayor Emanuel on the funeral of Gentry-Bowers.
The funeral for Holmes can be tomorrow.
An arrest has been made in Holmes’ case and there’s a 5 thousand greenback reward for info resulting in an arrest in Kanari’s capturing.