Three people were killed and thirteen others were injured in Chicago on Tuesday, including two people who were shot in the West Town neighborhood, killing one.
They were near the sidewalk at around 7 pm 1800 Block of West Maypole Avenue That’s when he heard the shot and felt pain, said Chicago police. A 32-year-old man was shot multiple times in the body and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was declared brought dead. The Cook County medical examiner’s office has not identified him. Another 49-year-old man suffered a bullet injury in the head and was treated by paramedics before being released.
A few hours earlier, a shooting in southbound Bronzeville killed one person and seriously injured another. The pair stood outside around 5:55 pm 4600 Block of South Prairie Avenue Police said that when a vehicle came out of a nearby lane and someone from inside started firing. A 32-year-old man received multiple bullets in his body and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. His name has not been released. Another 49-year-old suffered a bullet injury in the stomach and was taken to the same hospital, where his condition was critical.
One person was killed in a shooting at Princeton Park on the South Side. He was on the sidewalk at around 12:45 pm 9100 Block of South Wentworth Avenue When someone opened fire, hit him several times, the police said. The 25-year-old was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. His identity has not been released.
In a non-fatal shootout, a woman and her 1-year-old son were shot from the window of their apartment in Austin on the West Side. Around 11:45 pm, a 30-year-old woman and her son were at home 5200 Block of West Congress ParkwayPolice said, when a man opened fire at them from the window of the Garden Unit apartment. The woman had received a bullet injury to her body and arm, and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. The boy was hit twice on his leg and was taken to the same hospital where he has been stabilized.
About an hour earlier, a 21-year-old man was shot multiple times on the Near West Side. Police said at around 10:50 pm, he was in the 100 block of South Campbell Avenue when he was shot five times. He was brought to Stroger Hospital by a friend, where he is in critical condition.
A 17-year-old boy was injured in a shooting at Lincoln Park on the North Side. Around 7:30 pm, the teenage boy was near a parking lot in 2000 block of North Burling Street When he heard the shot and felt pain, the police said. He suffered a wound on the arm and was self-transported to the Illinois Masonic Medical Center in good condition.
Three people were injured in a drive-by in the Back of the Yards on the South Side. Around 2:15 a.m. an 18-year-old youth and two others were standing 4700 Block of South Adda Street When someone in the gray SUV fired at them, the police said. The teenager suffered a leg injury and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. The other man was shot in the right leg and refused treatment. The third person was dropped on Mt. He sustained bullet injuries in the head and arm at Sinai Hospital and remains in critical condition.
In the first shooting of the day, a 26-year-old woman was shot in Avondale on the Northwest Side. At around 12:20 a.m., she was outside with several people in the 2200 block of West Diversi Avenue when she heard multiple shots from multiple directions and felt her leg hurt, police said. She took herself to Thorek Memorial Hospital where she is in good condition.
Three others were injured in firing across the city.
Three people were killed and at least thirty-four were injured in shootings across Chicago Memorial Day Weekend.
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