3 injured, 2 in critical condition following South Side shooting

CHICAGO Three people were shot and two are critically injured following a shooting in the city’s Washington Park neighborhood Saturday night, according to police.

Three men were standing on the sidewalk in the 5500 block of South Michigan Avenue just after 7:25 p.m. when occupants inside a grey Jeep and blue Acura SUV opened fire, striking the victims.

  • A 46-year-old man was struck in the back and transported to University of Chicago Hospital in critical condition.
  • A 50-year-old man was struck in the right arm and transported to University of Chicago Hospital in good condition.
  • A 30-year-old man was struck in the head and transported to University of Chicago Hospital in critical condition.

There is no one in custody and the shooting is under investigation.

Chicago News