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8 wounded in Tuesday shootings, capping a violent February

Mar 01, 2017 - Chicago Sun-Times

At least eight people were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Tuesday, as February ended with a total of 210 gunshot victims in the city.

Forty-five of the victims this month have died, according to Chicago Sun-Times data. Since Jan. 1, at least 515 people have been shot in Chicago, 96 fatally.

Chicago Police touted promising early results from new technology and crime-fighting initiatives introduced this year, with a 40 percent drop in shootings in the Harrison District on t...