A man was killed and two teens injured in a shooting at or near a park in the Back of the Yards neighborhood this afternoon.
The three were shot in the 4300 block of South Marshfield Avenue about 12:53
p.m.. Initial reports
were that that the shooting was believed to have taken place at Davis Square
Park, but it is 4430 S Marshfield.
Following the shooting, one of the victims ran home and called police.
A 27-year-old man was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital, where he was
declared dead at 2:05 p.m..
A 14-year-old boy was taken to Comer Children's Hospital for treatment of a
gunshot wound to the abdomen and his condition had stabilized, and a 15-year-old
boy was taken to Mercy Hospital for treatment of a gunshot to the elbow, and his
condition also was stabilized.