Every Halloween, 26th Street through minimal Village becomes an unbroken parade of kiddies in bright costumes snaking inside and outside of organizations braced for the trick-or-treaters.
“Who does not enjoy Halloween? ” asked Laura Gutierrez Ramos, owner of Nuevo Leon restaurant, a basic of this strip for over 40 years.
But this she felt only sadness and anger year. A 7-year-old woman dressed in a red and black colored costume had been shot and really wounded over the road through the restaurant with a gunman intending at a gang rival. Yet children proceeded in the future in for candy, regardless of the criminal activity tape and squad vehicles.
“It would not faze people, ” she stated. “Our community is extremely resistant towards the situation. Continue reading “just How a gang that is entrenched place a 7-year-old girl in harm’s way while trick-or-treating in Little Village”