Two women and a man were stabbed to death in separate incidents in the last week in Chicago, a RedEye analysis of preliminary police data found.
On Tuesday, a 23-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4600 block of South Lake Park Avenue in
On Friday, a 58-year-old woman was stabbed to death in the 4200 block of West Cermak Road in
Nineteen fatal stabbings have been recorded so far this year, about 11 percent of the 169 homicides logged as of Wednesday afternoon, RedEye data shows.
Last year, fatal stabbings accounted for about 6 percent of the 442 homicides recorded in Chicago, according to RedEye data.
Meanwhile, a woman was found strangled to death Saturday in the 5600 block of North Broadway in
Citywide, gunshot homicides were recorded in the last week in