Man shot in leg in LawndaleA man was taken to a hospital after being shot in the leg this morning in the Lawndale neighborhood Someone shot the 25-year-old in the leg in the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue about 10:25 a.m..
Another man drove the victim to Mount Sinai Hospital
Man, 25, shot in Jeffery ManorA man was shot and seriously wounded on the Far South Side this afternoon.
Someone shot the man about 2:30 p.m. in the 9500 block of South Clyde Avenue.
The victim, a 25-year-old man, was shot in the buttocks and taken Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious-to-critical condition
A 22-year-old man told police he and the man shot, who police said is 24, were walking north at the intersection of 96th and Clyde when two males confronted them.
One told the younger man: “Don’t run or I’ll just start shooting. Gimme what you got".
As the robber took the younger victim’s white iPhone, his companion was also being robbed and was fighting with the second assailant who shot the older man in the right buttock.
When the 22-year-old heard a shot, he started running north on Clyde, passing a witness who told police she knew one of the victims and had gotten behind the wheel of her station wagon, jumped the curb and hit one of the robbers with the vehicle to try and stop him. After hitting him, she jumped out and started hitting him with her fists.
When police got to the scene, they saw the man shot lying in a pool of blood on a sidewalk and the station wagon was parked on a front lawn
2 teens shot in Back of the YardsTwo teens were shot this afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Two male teen victims were near the 4800 block of South Paulina Street when someone shot them about 4:45 p.m..
One victim was shot in the leg while the other one suffered a gunshot wound to the buttocks.
Both their conditions had stabilized at the hospital