At about 2:15 a.m. in the the 1100 block of South Mozart Street in the Lawndale neighborhood, two people were shot. One died on the scene. Ronnie Chambers was shot in the head .Chambers, 33 had been in the driver's seat of the van, which had just arrived in the 1100 block of South Mozart Street when one person, probably two, opened fire.
At least one other man, 21, was inside the van when the shooting started. He had jumped from the front passenger seat to the back, quick thinking that police said probably saved his life. He was wounded in the thigh and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.