6 shots, 3 fatal, on weekend shoots – NBC Chicago
At least six people have been shot, including three fatally, so far this weekend across the city of Chicago, according to police records.
In the first fatal incident of the weekend, one man was killed and another was seriously injured in West Pullman. At around 5:19 p.m., a 47-year-old man and a 34-year-old man were inside a residence in Southern State Block 11800 when an unknown offender opened fire, hitting the two men, said the police said. The 47-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
The second victim was shot in the left hand and right shoulder. He was listed in critical condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center.
An hour later, a 39-year-old man was shot dead in the Roseland neighborhood. At approximately 6:21 p.m. in the 1100 block of South Vernon, the victim was on a sidewalk when a light-colored vehicle pulled up. An unknown person inside the vehicle then pulled out a gun and fired shots, authorities said.
The victim was shot in the chest and was transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
In a separate incident, a man of unknown age died of injuries sustained in a shootout in Auburn Gresham. At approximately 7:31 p.m., in the 600 block of West 80th Street, the victim was on the sidewalk when she was shot in the head and neck, police said. He died at the scene.
No arrests were made in either case.
Here are the other shootings that have been reported:
- A 26-year-old man was in a vehicle parked on the street around 5:28 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Wolcott when a stranger shot him, police said. The victim was listed in stable condition at the University of Chicago Medical Center.
- In the 8000 block of South Marshfield at around 8:13 p.m., a 28-year-old man was driving when he was shot in the left shoulder, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.