Chicago shootings: 24 shot, 6 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

Chicago shootings: 24 shot, 6 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says

CHICAGO (TOC) — No less than 24 individuals have been shot, six fatally, in weekend violence throughout Chicago, police mentioned.

A person was shot to dying Sunday evening whereas standing within the kitchen of a West City dwelling. The person, 20, was standing within the kitchen within the 2100-block of West Maypole Avenue about 9:35 p.m. when he was struck within the again by gunfire that got here from the alley, Chicago police mentioned. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, the place he later died, police mentioned. Nobody was in custody.

A toddler was shot Sunday evening on Chicago’s Southwest Facet, the Chicago Police Division mentioned. The taking pictures occurred at about 8:43 p.m. within the Little Village neighborhood, police mentioned. A boy, 12 years outdated, was standing on the sidewalk within the 3300-block of West twenty first Avenue when two male offenders fired photographs, police mentioned. The kid was transported to Stroger Hospital in good situation by the Chicago Hearth Division with a gunshot wound to the precise ankle. There was nobody in custody and Space 4 detectives are investigating, police mentioned.

A person was killed in a West Englewood taking pictures on Sunday evening, police mentioned. The 20-year-old was standing on the sidewalk within the 1200-block of West 72nd Place at about 7:44 p.m. when an occupant in a crimson SUV fired photographs. The sufferer was transported to College of Chicago Medical Middle with a number of gunshot wounds to the pinnacle and was pronounced useless. There was nobody in custody and Space One detectives are investigating.

Hours earlier, a girl was fatally shot in South Lawndale, police mentioned. The 27-year-old sustained a gunshot wound to the left armpit within the 2300-block of South Trumbull Avenue at about 12:48 p.m. and self-transported to Mt. Sinai, the place she was pronounced useless. Circumstances surrounding the incident remained underneath investigation. Nobody was in custody and Space 4 detectives are investigating.SATURDAY

Two males have been killed and one other was wounded in a taking pictures on Chicago’s Far South Facet Saturday, police mentioned. Two males have been close to the road within the West Pullman neighborhood’s 11600-block of South Lowe Avenue at about 2:45 p.m. when an unknown automobile approached them, police mentioned. An occupant exited the automobile, produced a handgun and fired photographs. One of many males, 26 years outdated, was struck a number of occasions within the physique and was pronounced on the scene, police mentioned. The opposite man, 27 years outdated, was struck within the leg. He was transported to Christ Hospital and initially reported in good situation. A 3rd male sufferer, 64 years outdated, was close to the entrance garden when he was struck within the chest and transported to Christ Hospital, police mentioned. He was initially reported in essential situation and was later pronounced useless. There are not any offenders in custody and space detectives are investigating.

In nonfatal Saturday shootings, two teenagers have been shot in Belmont Cragin at about 8:30 p.m., police mentioned. The victims have been strolling on the sidewalk within the 4600-block of West Dickens Avenue when unknown offenders fired photographs. An 18-year-old woman self-transported to St. Mary’s in honest situation and can be transferred to Stroger with a gunshot wound to the left leg. A 17-year-old boy additionally self-transported to St. Mary’s in honest situation with a gunshot wound to the left arm. There was nobody in custody and Space 5 detectives are investigating.

Two males have been shot at about 5:34 p.m. in Wentworth Gardens, police mentioned. The boys, 20 and 59 years outdated, have been struck by gunfire within the 3800-block of South Princeton Avenue. The 59-year-old was struck within the chest and was transported to College of Chicago Medical Middle. He was initially reported in essential situation. The 20-year-old was struck within the buttocks and was transported to College of Chicago Medical Middle. He was initially reported in good situation. There are not any offenders in custody and space detectives are investigating.

A 55-year-old man was outdoors in Garfield Park’s 4300-block of West Madison Avenue when he was approached by an unknown male offender at about 8:23 a.m. police mentioned. After a short dialog, the offender fired photographs within the sufferer’s path, putting him in the precise thigh. He was transported to Mt. Sinai Hospital in honest situation. Nobody was in custody and Space 4 detectives are investigating.

Minutes earlier, a 22-year-old girl had a verbal dispute with an unidentified male offender inside a automobile in West Garden’s 3700-block of West Marquette Street, police mentioned. The sufferer exited the automobile when the offender fired one shot in her path at about 8:01 a.m. She was transported to Christ with one gunshot wound to her abdomen and was in secure situation. Nobody was in custody and Space One detectives are investigating.

FRIDAY

The person killed in a drive-by taking pictures on Chicago’s Northwest Facet Friday evening has been recognized. Michael Conrad, 37, was sitting in a white Chrysler within the 4400-block of North Hamlin Avenue in Albany Park when one other automobile drove up, and somebody inside opened hearth about 7:45 p.m., in keeping with Chicago police. Conrad was shot within the chest. He tried to drive away and hit a number of parked automobiles earlier than his automobile rolled over at Cullom and Lawndale avenues, CPD mentioned. He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Middle, the place he was pronounced useless. Chicago police are investigating. Nobody was in custody Saturday morning.

Hours later, a person and girl, 54 and 28, have been discovered on the bottom with gunshot wounds in Larger Grand Crossing’s 700-block of East 73rd Avenue about 11:15 p.m., police mentioned. The lady was shot all through the physique and was taken to the College of Chicago Medical Middle, the place she was in essential situation, officers mentioned. The person was shot in the precise calf and was taken to the identical hospital in good situation.

Final weekend, 32 individuals have been shot, seven fatally, in gun violence incidents throughout town.

The Solar-Occasions Media Wire contributed to this report.

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