By JEFF MAYES Homicide Watch Chicago At least 19 people died from violence the week of August 14-20 in Chicago, but it could have worse, as a mass shooting early Sunday in West Pullman killed one person, and left six others injured. The Far South Side shooting occurred about 2:30 a.m., while the group was … Read more →
Known as ‘Poncho.’
Attended Dunbar High School.
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36-year-old Ernie ‘Poncho’ Gardner dies nearly two months after being wounded in Humboldt Park shooting
Ernie “Poncho” Gardner died Tuesday morning, nearly two months after he was shot multiple times in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. About 2:30 p.m. June 28, the 36-year-old Gardner was in the 4000 block of West Division when someone walked up and fired shots, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s … Read more →
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