Gustavo Garcia

 

 

Age: 10

 

Summary: fourth-grade student at Arnold Mireles Academy in South Chicago, Illinois who was shot and killed while he was riding in the backseat of an SUV with his stepfather on their way to pick up a friend when a gray car pulled up next to them and someone inside opened fired during a drive-by shooting on Chicago's Southeast Side, in which the incident was one of at least three fatal shootings over the weekend that left 11 people dead and 46 others were wounded across Chicago as the high rate of gun violence in the city has prompted national debate with President Donald Trump heralding the arrival of a taskforce of 20 federal agents aiming to tackle the problem.

 

 

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

 

Born: April 28, 2007

 

Died: July 14, 2017

 

Location: Chicago, Illinois