Three people were shot in the Grand Crossing neighborhood late Saturday night when two gunmen opened fire into a private party and started shooting again as they fled the scene.
Shots rang out about 10:45 p.m. at an event space in the 1400 block of East
75th Street, which had apparently been rented out for a party.
Two male shooters entered the building and started shooting, striking two
20-year-old men. One of the men sustained gunshot wounds to
the shoulder and leg, and the other was struck in the hand and grazed in the
The shooters then ran around the corner, to the 7500 block of South
Blackstone Avenue, where at least one of them fired on a 26-year-old woman, who
was shot in both legs and the buttocks.
The men were taken to Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, and the woman was
taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Alfaro said.
The Chicago Fire Department listed the two men taken to Advocate Christ in
fair-to-serious condition, and it listed the third victim in serious-to-critical