Three injured in separate shootings in Chicago Lawn, Chatham and Albany Park
BY SAM CHARLES Staff Reporter March 21, 2013 11:02PM
At least three people were injured in separate shootings across the city Thursday night, police said.
A 21-year-old man was shot in the leg in a drive-by at 8:40 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Bell in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, according to Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, police said.
A teenager was shot in his leg about 8:25 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Drexel in the Chatham neighborhood. He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, police said.
A man thought to be in his 20s was shot in the leg about 4:55 p.m. in the 4900 block of North Ridgeway in the Albany Park neighborhood. He was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital and is in good condition, police said.
No one was in custody in any of those shootings, and Area detectives were investigating.