Hundreds March To Remember Victims Of Chicago’s Gun Violence

CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – A memorial march took place Saturday afternoon on Michigan Avenue as those touched by violence and others carried crosses representing Chicago murder victims.

On the crosses were the names of nearly 800 people lost to street violence in 2016.

Those carrying them, some family members, others strangers, stretched for about a city block. The only sound was the reading of each of their names. WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports.

Father Michael Pfleger organized the memorial. The Rev. Michael Pfleger, a Chicago priest, said the crosses will be …