Chicago Ends 2013 with 415 Homicides

by Greg Pollowitz

Two more fatal shootings occurred in Chicago on New Year’s Eve, bringing the city’s murder total for 2013 to 415 people.

Vincent Rogers, a 26-year-old who lived in the 7100 block of South Damen and had a long arrest history, was the city’s last homicide victim of the year. He was gunned down in the Englewood neighborhood Tuesday night and was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. . .