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At least eight people dead and one teenager injured among 14 others as violence erupted on the streets of Chicago over a deadly weekend

At least eight people were killed when a series of deadly shootings rocked Chicago this weekend.

A 16-year-old teenager was among 14 injured as violence raged on the streets of the Windy City.

Tashawnna Anderson, 26, was among eight people shot dead in a wave of violence in Chicago this weekend

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Tashawnna Anderson, 26, was among eight people shot dead in a wave of violence in Chicago this weekendPhoto credit: ABC News
Police officers responded to a series of fatal and non-fatal shootings

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Police officers responded to a series of fatal and non-fatal shootingsPhoto credit: CBS

Tashawnna Anderson, 26, was shot dead in River North early Saturday morning after seeing her friend’s boyfriend with another woman, her family told WLS.

She and her sister LaShawn had been to the 10Pin Bowling Lounge.

Tashawnna went outside to meet her friend who was arguing with her partner.

A man got out of the passenger side of the car and punched her cousin before allegedly taking aim at Tashawnna and LaShawn.

LaShawn told WLS, “Why would you shoot my sister? She wasn’t arguing with him or anything!

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“She didn’t even argue with him. She was recorded for her friend.”

Witness Justin Beters said, “I saw quite a number of women surrounding another woman on the floor.”

According to The Chicago Sun-Times, LaShawn was reportedly shot in the thigh.

She tried to prevent her sister’s injury from bleeding out.

LaShawn told WLS, “I tell her, ‘You could do it! You can hold on! Because I know she’s strong.”

A man was shot dead Saturday while trying to pull off a robbery in Calumet Heights, Chicago.

Two people were walking back to their car from a shop when they started talking to a 32-year-old man.

They got into their vehicle while he climbed into the back seat and hit one with his gun.

The suspected robber, later identified as Xavier Johnson, was hit in the forehead, leg and chest.

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, he was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.

Kier Carmichael-Smith, 27, was shot multiple times after a suspect opened fire from a car.

WAVE OF VIOLENCE

He was taken to the hospital and died, according to police.

A 28-year-old woman was shot in the chest and died after reportedly arguing with a man, police said.

A 30-year-old man was killed in Albany Park just after 6am on Saturday morning after being shot in the head.

Meanwhile, a 56-year-old man was taken to the Illinois Masonic Medical Center hospital in serious condition.

The victims have not been identified and it is not known what caused the shooting.

A man was found dead in a store on Sunday, while medics found a 62-year-old woman unresponsive at a home in West Ridge.

She sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and officers pronounced her dead at the scene.

Police found a man fatally shot in Douglas on Friday.

Officers also responded to a series of non-fatal shootings over the weekend.

Meanwhile, a 16-year-old boy was attacked in a drive-by shooting on Sunday.

NON-LETHAL SHOT

Police said he was in a car when someone in an SUV opened fire.

The victim, whose name was not released, was taken to hospital and is being treated for his injuries.

According to police, he was hit in the left side of his face.

Two men, 21 and 22, were shot in the back just after 4am on Sunday morning.

Meanwhile, a 34-year-old man suffered a thigh wound and is reportedly in critical condition in hospital.

The alleged shooter has not been arrested while officials are investigating the case.

A 35-year-old man was trying to get into his car on the South Side when someone tried to arrest him.

The driver then called for his vehicle and opened fire.

Police officers continue to search for the suspect while the injured person is reportedly in good condition.

A 29-year-old man was found lying on the ground in Garfield Park with injuries to his leg.

Police are continuing to investigate the shooting as no one was arrested by police. No suspects have been identified.

And a 43-year-old man was shot dead when three people tried to follow him into his home around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday.

One of the three people once shot the homeowner.

Police officers are investigating the shooting as the alleged suspects fled the scene.

A man was with several men at a home when he realized he was shot just after 11:50 p.m. local time on Friday.

He sustained four gunshot wounds to the left thigh.

A 54-year-old man was shot dead after a physical altercation.

Meanwhile, another man, 41, suffered injuries to his chest and arm after being shot at in his car.

Shots were fired at a 21-year-old man entering a petrol station in Brighton Park on Friday. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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Cops said a suspect from a car opened fire on the victim.

Detectives in the area are investigating the shooting as no arrests were made.

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