Weekend violence claimed the lives of two young women. One of the victims attended a high school where students had to cope with the death of classmates earlier this year.

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Jose Colon would have dropped his 18-year-old daughter Frances Colon off to Roberto Clemente High School Monday morning, but instead he is tying balloons to the flag pole in her memory.

“This gun violence, you guys got to work it out, you know, this is outrageous,” he said.

Frances Colon was shot and killed Friday in HUMBOLDT Park. Her mother says she had stopped into a corner store to buy some chips and a pop when she got caught in a crossfire of bullets.

“She was going to be a lawyer. She wanted to be a lawyer, there was no doubt about that, she was going to be a lawyer. The ones that always want to do something with their lives are the ones who get hit by the bullets,” said mom Dorothy Payton.

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The deaths of the three students are a grim indication of how violence in Chicago is affecting the city’s children. Of the 51 people slain in Chicago since the beginning of 2013, 10 have been 18 years old or younger.

School officials said Monday morning they are talking with students about the spate of violence that has rocked the school.

Lynette Huffman, a senior at Clemente, said she was not close friends with Frances, but she knew her as “quiet, friendly” and “into school.”

“I don’t feel safe nowhere, not in my own home, nowhere,” Huffman said.

On Friday, the night she died, her father drove by her dead body without realizing it.

“I had just picked up my other daughter from her friend’s, and I was stopped at a light and saw blue flashing lights,” said Colon. “I said, ‘There are a lot of shootings in this area. You have to be careful.’ I saw a cloth. I didn’t know that was my daughter.”

On Friday, the night she died, her father drove by her dead body without realizing it.

“I had just picked up my other daughter from her friend’s, and I was stopped at a light and saw blue flashing lights,” said Colon. “I said, ‘There are a lot of shootings in this area. You have to be careful.’ I saw a cloth. I didn’t know that was my daughter.”

Chicago, we have to do BETTER!!!