CHICAGO — A 15-year-old boy was critically injured in a taking pictures Monday evening in Grand Crossing on the Far South Aspect.
The teenager was on the sidewalk about 10:55 p.m. within the 1000-block of East 73rd Road when somebody in a pink sedan opened hearth, hanging him within the chest, armpit and left leg, Chicago police mentioned.
He was taken to Comer Youngsters’s Hospital, the place he was listed in crucial situation, police mentioned.
Nobody was in custody.
Days earlier, a couple of mile away, two males have been wounded in shootings lower than 24 hours aside on the identical block.
Within the first taking pictures, a person, 38, was standing outdoors about 2:20 a.m. Saturday 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 Medical Middle, the place he was listed in crucial situation, police mentioned.
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Hours later, a 27-year-old man was shot whereas standing on the street about 7:45 p.m. on the identical block, in accordance with police.
He was taken to the College of Chicago with a gunshot wound to the fitting arm, police mentioned. He was listed in good situation.
Police could not verify that the assaults have been associated.
About 4 hours later, a 31-year-old man was discovered fatally shot in an alley a couple of mile away.
He was discovered with six gunshot wounds – one to the pinnacle 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, the place he was pronounced lifeless, police mentioned.
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