Seven hurt in shootings across Chicago
BY LEEANN SHELTON Staff Reporter May 16, 2013 12:24AM
At least seven people were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Wednesday, police said.
In the most recent shooting, two 19-year-old men were wounded about 8:30 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Stony Island in the South Shore neighborhood, police said. One man was shot in the mouth and was being treated at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. The second man was shot in the arm and was being treated at the University of Chicago Medical Center, police said.
About 7:50 p.m., a 32-year-old man was shot in the back near 83rd and Wood in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
About 6:50 p.m., a man was shot in his right side in the South Shore neighborhood. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
About 4:15 p.m., a 19-year-old man who had been shot in the hip walked into Mount Sinai Hospital. He later told police he had been shot in the 3000 block of South Lawndale in the Little Village neighborhood.
Just before 2 p.m., a man was shot in both legs in the 2400 block of South Homan in the Little Village neighborhood. He was listed in good condition at Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.
About 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, a 34-year-old man was shot in the 9900 block of South Walden Parkway, police said.