By Adam Sege
7:03 AM CDT, September 2, 2013
One man is dead and two others are wounded after overnight shootings on the city's South and West sides, authorities said.
About 11:30 p.m. Sunday, a 25-year-old man was shot in the 6400 block of South Morgan Street, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
The man, later identified as John Wallace, was shot multiple times in the back, police said.
Wallace, whose home address was not immediately released, was pronounced dead at 12:20 a.m. at John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The shooting happened in the South Side's Englewood neighborhood.
About 3:30 a.m. Monday, a 32-year-old man was shot in the shoulder near the intersection of South Union Avenue and West Garfield Boulevard, police said.
The man told police he had been standing outside when he heard shots and felt pain, Greer said. He was taken to Stroger, where his condition was stabilized.
Earlier, a 27-year-old man was shot in the foot in the West Side's South Austin neighborhood, police said.
The man was taken to Mercy Hospital after the shooting, which happened about 9:15 p.m. Sunday in the 5200 block of West Washington Boulevard, Greer said. His condition was stabilized.
No suspects were in custody in the shootings as detectives investigated.
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