Murder takes break in Chicago

October 22, 1991|By Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO -- Murder apparently took a holiday in Chicago as the city experienced its first homicide-free weekend in almost five years, authorities report.

Area police stations confirmed that no killings had been reported in the city on either Saturday or Sunday.

To date, 757 homicides have been reported in Chicago this year, about one every 9 1/2 hours.

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