A wild brawl broke out and shots were fired on North Avenue Beach today in Chicago. It was the first day the beaches were officially open for the season.
Today, on the first day beaches were opened for the season in Chicago, a shooting takes place at the popular North Avenue Beach as about 80 to 100 teenagers gathered. pic.twitter.com/tEJeSW0kNj
— Marie Oakes (@TheMarieOakes) May 26, 2023
Here’s another view of the brawl.
Great start to summer in Chicago at North Ave beach with our beautiful downtown skyline in the background! PT2 Lots of fun and laughs for everyone! pic.twitter.com/4yoIoErefb
— Bernardo de Galvez (@2017_Awakening) May 24, 2023
Summer has officially arrived!
Chicago short time ago , shots fired on north ave beach only two hours after it opened for the summer pic.twitter.com/cmV3lmTQ5Y
— MADRŌNO (@O_MARQZ) May 26, 2023
80 teens were involved.
NORTH AVE BEACH SHOOTING: Police say 80 teens were gathered when a fight broke out and shots were fired this afternoon. No one was injured. One person is in custody.
It’s the first day Chicago beaches are open for the season. https://t.co/8TduBXsJaq
— Ben Bradley (@BenBradleyTV) May 26, 2023
WGN has more.