Police found a man shot in the head inside a car it was pursuing from a Bridgeport shooting where one man was killed and another left in critical condition.
The three were shot in the 3800 block of South Halsted Street about 2:30 a.m.
One man, 21, died inside the apartment where the shooting happened. Another,
also 21, was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County in critical
condition with head and chest wounds.
The third was inside a car police were pursuing from near the scene. It
crashed into a light pole at 43rd Street and Wentworth Avenue and a number of
the people inside the car tried to flee but were caught within a few minutes.
Inside the car a man was found with a gunshot wound to the head and leg. The
25-year-old was taken to an area hospital.
Police also found a gun inside the car and four others without gunshot
wounds, all of whom are being questioned by police.