Chicago has seen a spike in crime after a week when multiple children have become victims of gun violence. The latest shooting happened on the city’s southwest side, where a 3-year-old girl was shot. Police are investigating whether the shooting was in retaliation.
The question remains: How do we help solve this relentless problem?
Dr. Robert Renteria is a former gang member who is now an internationally award-winning author and a recipient of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award. He joined WGN News to talk about the issue.