An officer yells “Drop the gun!” twice before firing at 22-year-old Anthony Alvarez seconds later.
“At best, we would have used these dollars to keep our neighbors and businesses stable and healthy. We failed on both counts," said one local official.
An increase in infection rates across the country have led to grave announcements of possible restrictions to come.
The funeral itself was reportedly for another shooting victim.
“These officers were lounging in a congressman’s office having a little hangout for themselves while small businesses on the South Side were looted and burned,” said Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot.
Police have arrested one person in connection with the shooting and the city is calling on people who were there to come forward with information.
More than 16,000 Kids in Chicago Public Schools Are Homeless. Teachers Just Went on Strike to Help Them.
"They end up not coming to school because they fall through the cracks."
"We may not yet be at the finish line, but we should acknowledge that history is being made"