There has been a shooting at a drive-thru lane at McDonald’s restaurant, and two people were shot, Jaslyn Adams, age 7, and her father, age 29, leaving both of them hospitalized.
The shooting took place in the Homan Square neighborhood on Chicago’s West Side.
The victims were sitting inside their vehicles when the shooting took place. The cause of the shooting is still unclear.
Who is Jaslyn Adams Oak Park? Age Revealed
Jaslyn Adams Oak Park is a seven-year-old girl who is the latest victim of gun violence.
Seven-year-old girl is killed and her father is seriously injured in shooting as they sat in their car at McDonald's drive-thruhttps://t.co/DAC05aVOIB
— Daily Mail US (@DailyMail) April 19, 2021
The shooting occurred around 4.15 pm at the restaurant in the 3200 block of West Rosevelt Road, leaving the 7-year-old dead and her father seriously wounded.
In the wake of the horror, the family was trying to grapple with their loss.
“It’s really emotional now for my family, “Jaslyn’s aunt, Tawny McMullen.
Her words were tearful and pain-filled as she remembered the 7-year-old as funny and joyful.
Jaslyn’s grandmother told the Sun-times that she loved to dance and make Tiktok videos.
Who Are Jaslyn Adams Parents?
Josylns Father is Jontae Admas. We don’t have her mother’s details and hope to update them soon.
Jaslyn and her father, Jontae Adams, were in the car Sunday afternoon in a McDonald’s parking when they were shot.
The girl who has three siblings was shot repeatedly and taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead. Her father was shot on the torso and taken to the same hospital. His condition is listed as serious, police said.
Suspects of the Shooting
No arrests have been made, and police are still investing for the suspects.
Chicago gun violence is at deadliest level for 4 years. Last weekend 25 shootings, 3 fatalities. One of those is Jaslyn Adams. Her name won't trend. There will be no protests. Twitter is too busy virtue signalling with the cringe #IStandWithAuntMaxine https://t.co/IakKS801PV
— Ei (@Ei2021) April 19, 2021
The McDonald’s where the shooting occurred was cordoned off with police tape following the shooting, and detectives appeared to be focusing on a car parked in the drive-thru.
No offenders were in custody Sunday evening, police said.
Authorities haven’t said what led up to the shooting.