13 year shot in ChathamA 13-year-old boy was wounded in shootings on the South side Thursday.
The teen was shot in the 8200 block of South Drexel Avenue in the East Chatham neighborhood around 8:25 p.m. He was taken to Comer Children's Hospital with a wound to the leg
21 year old shot in EnglewoodAt about 8:40 p.m., a 21-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 6700 block of South Bell Avenue in the West Englewood neighborhood. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center.
The man was standing on the street when someone in a car fired a single shot while passing by.
Man shot in Albany Park
At about 4:55 p.m., a man in his 20s was shot in the leg and taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital on the North Side. He was shot in the 4900 block of North Ridgeway Avenue in the Albany Park neighborhood.
47 year old man shot in South ShoreA 47-year-old wounded in the South Shore neighborhood said he had been shot after someone stuck him up in the 6800 block of South Merrill Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood. He drove himself to the University of Chicago Hospitals for treatment
37 year old man shot in Jefferson ParkA man was wounded when shots were fired from a black Mercedes SUV at a white Cadillac Escalade in the Jefferson Park neighborhood this morning.
The Escalade had pulled up to a home in the 4400 block of North Lavergne Avenue shortly before 5 a.m. when the Mercedes rolled up behind it and someone inside opened fire, riddling the back windows and passenger side with bullets,
The Mercedes sped off and the driver of the Cadillac started chasing it as his brother slumped in the passenger seat, wounded in the back. The SUVs raced up Lavergne to Lawrence Avenue, then on Milwauke Avenue to Foster.
The Mercedes ran a red light at Nagle Avenue and collided with a Toyota van driven by a 29-year-old man. The four people inside the Mercedes, three men and a woman, left the SUV in the intersection and ran off. Two guns were recovered from it.
Meanwhile, the Cadillac stopped at a CVS store and asked someone there to call 911 for the wounded man. While there, the driver saw an ambulance headed to the accident scene and followed it.
The wounded man, 37, was taken in serious condition to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. The driver of the van was taken to Resurrection Medical Center and treated for pain in his arms.