A 4-year-old girl was shot and seriously wounded while playing outside her grandmother's house in the Marquette Park neighborhood, neighbors.
The attack took place near 71st and Rockwell streets at 4:56 p.m.
The girl, was shot in the abdomen and initial information indicated she was in serious condition. The man, age 31, was shot in the buttocks. The Chicago Fire Department was called to the scene, but someone drove the two victims to Holy Cross Hospital before fire ambulances arrived.
The girl was hospitalized in good condition at Mount Sinai after being taken there via Fire Department ambulance from Holy Cross.
The girl and man were on Rockwell when two men or boys came out of an alley and fired several rounds in the direction of the victims