We’ve learned a little bit more about Amari Brown, the seven-year-old slain in Chicago late last night while watching fireworks with his father.

Chicago PD now thinks it was the father, a “ranking member of the Four Corner Hustlers street gang” with 45 prior arrests, who was the gunman’s target:

Chicago PD Superintendent Garry McCarthy went on to blame the city’s justice system for allowing Mr. Brown on the streets after so many arrests:

And the father is reportedly not cooperating with the cops to bring the killer of his son to justice:



Not the shots heard round the world: 7 dead, 38 wounded in 4th of July weekend violence in Chicago