In a stunning flip of occasions, a 9 yr outdated lady from Chicago was fatally shot in entrance of her father
by her neighbour earlier than her father tackled him to the bottom. Because the lady’s father struggled to
deal with the gunman, he managed to shoot him. This has sparked grave issues among the many residents of the US who’re fearful concerning the wellbeing of their family members in a society the place baby gun violence has far reaching penalties affecting not simply the rapid household but in addition the encircling neighbourhood and society at massive.
Who Was The Chicago Shooter?
Michael Goodman, a 43 yr outdated civilian from Chicago is going through first diploma homicide costs for
killing Serabi Medina at round 9:20 p.m within the 3500 block of North Lengthy Avenue. Throughout a
listening to on the Leighton Prison Courts constructing in Chicago on Tuesday afternoon, no motive for the
capturing was revealed. Nonetheless, witnesses have revealed that Goodman allegedly shot the lady
as a result of he was upset over the noise that her scooter made whereas she rode it in her
How The Incident Unfolded?
Through the court docket listening to on Tuesday, prosecutors revealed that Serabi’s father was talking to
his associates inside a automobile whereas his daughter was at an ice cream truck along with her scooter when
everyone contained in the automobile heard a gunshot. Earlier than Serabi may make her means again house on
being informed by her father return, gunman Michael walked out of his residence loaded with a
handgun and shot the lady in head exterior her house on a sidewalk.
Medina’s father interrupted the gunman earlier than the incident passed off as he was suspicious of him as he walked in direction of his daughter, nonetheless the defendant ignored the daddy and continued to stroll in direction of the sufferer. Whereas the daddy ran in direction of her daughter, the gunman loaded his gun directing it in direction of the lady earlier than capturing her within the head. In keeping with the police, Michael labored as a pc programmer for the previous 20 years and had a Firearm Homeowners Identification Card (FOID) with him.
The wounded lady was taken to Stroger Hospital in a essential situation the place she succumbed to
her accidents. In keeping with the neighbours, the household moved to Portage Park Flats shortly
after Medina’s mom, 29 yr outdated Blanca Medina was shot and killed in 2018.