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Violent crime heats up ahead of Memorial Day weekend

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

Large cities across the nation have seen yet again another violent weekend.
America is seeing spikes in violent crimes. A NewsNation/Decision Desk HQ poll released Monday revealed that 14.66% of voters believe crime is becoming one of the bigger issues in the country.
Over the weekend, a 48-year-old man was killed on board a New York City subway train in a random, unprovoked attack. An intense manhunt is ongoing for the shooter, with police considering him to be armed and very dangerous.
New York City police said it appears the gunman who shot and killed the man at the Canal Street Station...
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