Chicago shootings: 6 killed, 2 teens among 13 others hurt in weekend violence across city, CPD says

Chicago shootings: 6 killed, 2 teens among 13 others hurt in weekend violence across city, CPD says

CHICAGO — A minimum of six individuals have been killed and at the very least 13 others have been wounded in shootings throughout Chicago to date this weekend.

Two males have been killed throughout a taking pictures early Sunday in Lawndale on the West Facet.

The 2 have been in a car going south about 2:40 a.m. within the 800 block of South Albany Avenue when a crimson SUV approached and somebody inside opened hearth, resulting in taking pictures between occupants in each autos, Chicago police mentioned.

A 28-year-old man was shot within the head, and a 25-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the higher again, police mentioned.

Each males have been taken to Stroger Hospital, the place they have been pronounced useless, officers mentioned.

Two handguns have been recovered on the scene.

Nobody was in custody.

Lower than 12 hours earlier, one other man was fatally shot lower than a mile away.

The person, 56, was on the sidewalk about 5:15 p.m. Saturday within the 600 block of South California Avenue when a car approached and somebody inside opened hearth, putting him within the head, police mentioned.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, the place he was pronounced useless, police mentioned.

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A lady was killed and a person wounded by gunfire throughout a combat on a porch Saturday evening in East Garfield Park on the West Facet.

The 2 have been sitting with others on a porch about 11:35 p.m. within the 3900 block of West Wilcox Road when a combat started and somebody opened hearth, police mentioned.

The girl, who was believed to be in her mid 20s, was shot within the head and brought to Mount Sinai, the place she died as a consequence of her accidents, police mentioned.

The person, 27, was grazed within the mouth and brought to the identical hospital, officers mentioned. He was listed in good situation.

About 20 minutes later, a person was discovered fatally shot in an alley in Grand Crossing on the Far South Facet.

The person, 31, was discovered with six gunshot wounds – one to the top and 5 to the again – about 11:55 p.m. within the 1300 block of East 76th Road, police mentioned.

He was taken to the College of Chicago Medical Heart, the place he was pronounced useless, police mentioned.

The person is the twelfth particular person killed within the Better Grand Crossing group space to date this 12 months, in line with Chicago Solar-Occasions knowledge. The realm recorded 15 murders in the identical interval final 12 months.

A 25-year-old man was fatally shot Friday evening in Englewood.

Corey Williams was concerned in a “narcotics associated transaction” about 7:10 p.m. Friday within the 7000 block of South Eggleston Avenue when one other particular person pulled out a handgun and shot him within the abdomen and thigh, police and the Cook dinner County medical expert’s workplace mentioned.

He was transported to the College of Chicago, the place he was pronounced useless.

Lower than an hour later, a 14-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet within the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Facet.

The boy was strolling down the road about 7:50 p.m. within the 6500 block of South Ingleside Avenue when an individual walked towards him, brandished a handgun and shot him within the stomach, police mentioned.

The teenager was transported to Comer’s Youngsters’s Hospital in good situation, police mentioned.

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A second teen was wounded in a taking pictures Saturday evening in Humboldt Park on the Northwest Facet.

About 7:50 p.m., the 17-year-old was within the 1300 block of North Homan Avenue when he was shot within the groin, police mentioned.

He was taken to Norwegian Hospital the place he was listed in good situation, police mentioned.

Two males have been wounded in shootings lower than 24 hours aside on the identical block in Grand Crossing on the Far South Facet.

One man, 38, was exterior about 2:20 a.m. within the 800 block of East 79th Road when he was shot within the head and again, police mentioned.

He was taken to the College of Chicago, the place he was listed in important situation, officers mentioned.

Hours later, a 27-year-old man was shot whereas standing on the street about 7:45 p.m. on the identical block, in line with police.

He was taken to the College of Chicago with a gunshot wound to the correct arm, police mentioned. He was listed in good situation.

A minimum of eight others have been wounded by gunfire in Chicago since Friday, 5 p.m.

Three individuals have been killed and at the very least 36 others, together with an off responsibility Chicago police officer, have been wounded by gunfire throughout Chicago final weekend.

(Supply: Solar-Occasions Media Wire – Copyright Chicago Solar-Occasions 2021.)

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