Posted on June 21, 2021

Man Killed and Woman Hospitalized in Chicago Shooting Following Puerto Rican Day Parade

Carly Roman, Washington Examiner, June 20, 2021

A man was killed and his wife is critically injured after a shooting broke out following a Puerto Rican Pride Day parade in Chicago, police confirmed.

The couple was ambushed by two to three men, who produced handguns and began shooting at the victims in the 3200 block of West Division Street in Humboldt Park at approximately 9:13 p.m. Saturday night {snip}

No one is in custody in connection to this incident, and Area Four detectives are investigating, the department said.

The victims of the shooting, which occurred hours after the Puerto Rican Pride Day parade ended, were identified as Gyovanny Arzuaga, 24, and Yasmin Perez, 25 {snip}

Facebook video, allegedly of the incident, shows two victims apparently being pulled out of a car bearing a Puerto Rican flag {snip}