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WATCH: 2-Year-Old Boy Shot in Chicago Facebook Live Video

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A 2-year-old boy and a 26-year-old man were killed and a pregnant woman was wounded in a shooting in Chicago that was streamed live on Facebook by one of the victims.

Two-year-old Lavontay White Jr. was in the backseat of a car that was targeted by gunmen Tuesday about 1:30 p.m. in the 2300 block of South Kenneth Avenue, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Video of the shooting, which you can watch above, was recorded by the unidentified woman who was shot. The video starts with her and the male victim, who has also not been identified, singing and listening to music as they drive. Gunfire and screaming can then be heard.

The 29-minute video includes much of the aftermath of the shooting. The video goes dark about the 2:15 mark of the footage, but audio is still being recorded until someone shuts off the stream about 30 minutes after the shooting.

The pregnant woman and her fetus are expected to survive, police told the Tribune. White, the 2-year-old boy, was revived at the scene, but later died at a local hospital, according to police.

Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said no suspects are in custody, but they believe the man killed in the attack was the intended target.

“We have very promising leads, we have video,” Johnson said. “There’s no doubt in my mind that we’ll find him.”

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White was the second child fatally shot in Chicago in recent days. Takiya Holmes, an 11-year-old girl, was shot on February 11 and died Tuesday. She was with her mother and baby brother running errands when she was struck by a stray bullet, police said.

Antwan C. Jones, 19, has been charged with murder in that case.

Chicago has seen a number of violent incidents streamed live on Facebook in the past year, including two other shootings.

In two separate occasions, in March and June 2016, men were shot while streaming live video on Facebook. One man was killed and the other was seriously wounded.

And in January, the kidnapping and torture of a mentally disabled teen was streamed live on Facebook by his accused captors. That story made national headlines, as the attacks made derogatory comments about President Donald Trump during the incident. Two women and two men were later arrested and are facing kidnapping and assault charges.

And on Sunday, a Chicago activist, Jedidiah Brown, streamed live video on Facebook during a lengthy standoff with police. He held a gun to his head and threatened to kill himself in the Facebook video. He eventually surrendered without incident.

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33 comments

        • Anonymous writer at 7;30 pm. very important question was your mom strapped safely while injecting meth into her shit smelling pussy veins? well was that drug addict bitch. if not then blame that got damn accused rapist whom your goat smelling ass voted for as president- you know that orange war hog , that folks say beats his illegal mail order bride that Americans can’t understand when she open her ugly ass mouth , you know that pan cake ass trashy looking female he married and all you small minded- baby penises inbrats worship as your new republican president-

  1. It is sad to pass judgement on someone or anyone in any traumatic situation. They (the families) all need our prayers. May God be with you, today and everyday, and every second, may he have mercy on this family, may he keep them in perfect peace.

  2. Imagine a child growing up in this kind of neighborhood. They have almost no chance. I wonder why President Obama refused to do anything to help them. At least President Trump is doing something about it.

      • Yea…Trump does give a damn about the blacks..
        Unlike obama who only uses them as pawns and Michelle as slaves. Pathetic.

          • Bravis – Trump helped renovate Harlem from the 1990’s when no one outside the Black community cared about it – go see the video on bringing minorities into corporate America with Reverend Jesse Jackson. So he has this history and these connections for his working template. Trump talked about how better trade deals will lead to more manufacturing jobs in the inner cities, how infrastructure improvements with factories, shopping centers, real estate, will make life in the inner city safer, how school choice will give inner city children a chance to compete, how the Black Pastors of America will help the inner strength of those people living in the inner cities to walk away from drugs and gang-violence and transition into 9-5 middle-class manufacturing and construction jobs.

    • whats even worse – Anonymous FOOL Feb. 15, 2017 5;01 writer- can you imagine folks finding out the truth about how wilderness, mountaineer, trailer park children like those within your Klan are daily raped by the elders in their family, those little bastards never had a chance after birth to ever be pure as the driven snow, from day one. instead of getting a good education – starting at preschool age- those little rapists in training have to get tested for V.D, aids and so forth that was contracted from the caretakers within their immediate family( now you of all folks know exactly what I am saying being that horrible generational trait was past down to you also). I now know and understand why Trump is considered their hero, boyhood priest and the one whom they will always look up to – only when it comes to violating innocent victim’s private parts , no is not a word in those like you people vocabulary when it comes to respecting the rights of rape victims from newborn to senior citizens in their golden age , at least President Obama has great morals, values, obey the laws of this country and has never had any lengthy indictments- such as pending rape charges and other white collar felonies against him in NO district courthouse – like the great Orange hope- War Hog good old boy Trump have pending against his pussy grabbing ass in several criminal courtrooms- across this great land of ours- Now does he?

  3. They really should convince BLACKS THAT BLACK LIVES MATTER, they kill way more of themselves than white people do, but given all the BS they are causing these days it may not be a bad thing

  4. She didnt wanna goto hosp in fear of going 2 jail they r wild freak criminals they should ALL be captured n put on an island . then well have nice safe clean neighborhoods again. Until then bs will continue.

      • Is ‘humpback pale’ supposed to be a comment regarding white people being fat? Because black people have higher rates of being overweight or obese than white people, genius.

        • NO CORRECTION – THEY ARE MORE SO SPINELESS SNAKES -SINCE MOST WHITES HAVE TO GO OUT AND PURCHASE ROUND HUMPS TO BE PLACED ONTO THEIR FLAT AS A SURFACE BOARD REAR END, ALL CRACKERS BARRELS HAVE EVER DONE IS COPY OFF THE NATURE PARTS THAT BLACK FOLKS HAVE. THE ONLY REASON FOR BLACKS HAVING MORE WEIGHT THAN CRACKERS IS BECAUSE SOUL FOOD TASTE WAY BETTER THAN THAT BLAND BABY FOOD MOST OF THEM EAT

    • NO SHE DIDN’T WANT TO GO TO THE HOSPITAL , SINCE THAT IS THE MAIN PLACE WHERE WHITES FOLKS ARE KNOWN TO STEAL BLACK FOLKS NATURE BODY PARTS FROM , AND GET IT INSERTED INTO THEIRS- SUCH AS THE JUICE FROM BLACKS BUTT CHEEKS INSERTED INTO THOSE DEVILS TINY LIPS, AND BLACK FOLKS BLESSED BLOOD IS USED TO HELP REDUCE THE CRACKERS FROM RAPIDLY AGING IN THEIR LATE TEEN YEARS OR A SACRIFICIAL OFFERING FOR PENIS ENHANCEMENTS- WHITES NEED TO GO BACK TO THE FILTHY CAVES FROM WHICH THOSE SAVAGES CAME, IF NOT THE STREETS WILL ALWAYS BE FILLED WITH THOSE SHIT SMELLING CRACKERS

    • Nick Gherz agree with this 100%- thank goodness it was not another got damn klan rally wearing their bozo clown attires, and violating more donkeys and swines private parts, we are very much aware of those pale face criminal justice employees who would as always dismiss and expunge their beastility cases , – and it will all be due to being such die heart members of that freak of nature organization- thank goodness that grand wizard recently got destroyed by the hands of his dear wife and loyal step son-

  5. I you see the Video and it’s about a half hour long after the woman gets shot she runs to her house, not once do you hear her ask if the Kid is Alright or her boyfriend she’s more worried about her damn Cell Phone then she tell her mom not to call the cops because she has warrants

  6. SHE SET THEM UP. How did they both get shot in the head while she only got hit in the stomach?? Why was she recording from that angle and not holding it up?? Like she knew not to get anything out the windows. Why would they leave a witness alive if theyre so ruthless?? She was running straight so they could of atleast hit her a 2nd time. Nope…she has their blood of her hands.

  7. She was driving. Probably had the phone down as you are not suppose to be handling your phone as you drive ok bad choice mom …. man ya’ll are really harsh…. point made …. lesson learned …. you happy??? She ran out of the car in the middle of gun shots and ran for help. If she had stayed in the middle of gun shots checking on folks she and her fetus would not of survived the day. Idealistically she should have asked if her son (in the back seat) and her boyfriend if they were ok pulled them out of the car to safety even though she is pregnant and would be risking the life of her unborn child…. but this isn’t a movie. In real life the best chance at survival is that you save yourself first so that others can be saved. Her fast thinking likely saved her unborn child. Remember airline directions put the mask over your face first and then your child. I wonder how many of you had to think fast about the life of others as you are being showered with bullets. By the way …. neither Obama or Trump will shine as heros for Chicago. Chicago will need an organic hero.

    • This is one reason why democrats want more mexicans in their urban plantations–their present black sharecroppers are their solid vote, but they’re killing each other off too fast, so they need to replenish their supply of welfare bodies to keep their gravy train running.

  8. This is the type of violence that needs to be protested. Why are there no protests going on? Where are all the people protesting this heinous crime? Where are Black Lives Matter for this crime?

  9. Why isn’t anyone protesting this? This type of heinous crime should be protested. Where are Black Lives Matter and Fr Phleger? Doesn’t make any sense.

  10. and keep the plantation masters, better known as democrats, in office chicago so the CARNAGE can continue. chicago voters must be the dumbest people alive…so far.