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80 for June

With a day to go, Chalkie blew past last year's total of 76 in style.The year is still down a few homicides, but the heaviest totals are the next two months before throttling down for the Back to School gang recruitment drives.We aren't sure how to estimate the 04 July "weekend" seeing as how the Fourth is on a Tuesday. has their counter up and running - last year was a mere 6 homicides, but over 60 shot.
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