A man was killed and at least four others were wounded, including two teens Wednesday evening, in shootings on the city's South Side, officials said.
The latest shooting happened at 7 p.m. on the 6400 block of South Campbell Avenue in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Two teens, both 14, were taken from the scene, one to Comer Children's Hospital and the other to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, and their conditions were stabilized, officials said.
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One youth suffered a wound to his left leg. The other teen was shot in his back. The teens were wounded in a possible drive-by shooting, said Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala, citing preliminary information.
An hour earlier, a man was shot in the chest and killed and another man was wounded in a shooting in the Washington Park neighborhood, authorities said.
That shooting happened on the 5600 block of South Michigan Avenue.
One victim, Ornette Massey, 38, of the 6000 block of South Indiana Avenue, was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The second victim, 40, was shot in his hip and buttocks and was taken in serious-to-critical condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition has stabilized, said Zala.
A 19-year-old man was wounded this afternoon in a shooting on the South Side in the East Chatham neighborhood, police said.
The shooting happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. on the 8200 block of South Dobson Avenue, said Police News Affairs Officer Dan O’Brien, citing preliminary information.
The man, who suffered wounds to his arm and foot, was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where his condition was stabilized, O’Brien said.
There was no immediate information available about the circumstances leading up to the attack. Police were investigating.