Chicago Neighborhood NPR's Cheryl Corley reports from Chicago on the aftermath of a crime that has horrified people around the nation. Last week, a thirteen-year-old boy was found severely beaten in a Chicago alley. Police say that the boy, Lenard Clark... who is African-American...was assaulted by a group of white teenagers in a neighborhood with a reputation for its hostility to blacks. But now, some residents of that neighborhood...who actually helped identify the suspects... say that their community is being unfairly represented in reports on the crime.
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Chicago Neighborhood

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Chicago Neighborhood

Chicago Neighborhood

Chicago Neighborhood

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NPR's Cheryl Corley reports from Chicago on the aftermath of a crime that has horrified people around the nation. Last week, a thirteen-year-old boy was found severely beaten in a Chicago alley. Police say that the boy, Lenard Clark... who is African-American...was assaulted by a group of white teenagers in a neighborhood with a reputation for its hostility to blacks. But now, some residents of that neighborhood...who actually helped identify the suspects... say that their community is being unfairly represented in reports on the crime.