A 7-year-old woman was fatally shot within the drive-thru lane of a Chicago McDonald’s

A 7-year-old girl was fatally shot in the drive-thru lane of a Chicago McDonald's

Jaslyn Adams and her 29-year-old father had been within the drive-thru lane of a McDonald’s when somebody shot into their automotive, relations instructed CNN affiliate WBBM.

A police automobile that was already on the scene rushed the woman to a hospital, Chicago police Officer Sally Brown mentioned. The woman was shot a number of instances and pronounced lifeless on the hospital.

The male sufferer was shot within the torso and hospitalized in severe situation, Brown mentioned.

No suspects have been arrested.

“It’s really emotional now for my family,” Jaslyn’s aunt Tawny McMullen instructed WBBM.

“She was just … sweet and outgoing. Really talkative, really lovable.”

McMullen mentioned it is devastating {that a} common father-daughter journey to McDonald’s would finish together with her niece shot a number of instances.

“Y’all, please put the guns down,” she mentioned.

“Our kids want to play. My kids can’t even go out the door because of this violence. Please put the guns down.”

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot mentioned she is “heartbroken and angered” over the lethal taking pictures.

“I am heartbroken and angered that a 7-year-old child was killed this afternoon on Chicago’s West Side. This unthinkable act of violence has no place here. The epidemic of gun violence cutting our children’s lives short cannot go on,” Lightfoot mentioned in a tweet.
The taking pictures comes lower than a month after one other high-profile loss of life of a kid, 13-year-old Adam Toledo.

Adam was killed by a Chicago police officer on March 29.

Police say bodycam footage reveals less than a second passed between when 13-year-old is seen holding a handgun and is shot by officer.

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