By Peter Nickeas
6:32 AM CDT, June 14, 2013
At least seven people were wounded in shootings across the South Side on Thursday night and Friday morning, including a 15-year-old boy.
The boy was shot on 73rd Street between Wentworth Avenue and Perry Avenue in the Park Manor neighborhood about 8:50 p.m., police said.
He was approached by someone who fired multiple shots, hitting the boy in his finger, abdomen and face, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
He's in serious condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center.
About 1:30 a.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in the foot in a club in the 10700 block of South Torrence Avenue in the South Deering neighborhood. He's in good condition at Advocate Trinity Hospital, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Twenty minutes earlier, a 25-year-old man was shot after arguing with another man at a party in the 500 block of East 76th Street in the Chatham neighborhood. He's in serious condition at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County with at least four gunshot wounds to his torso and arm, police said.
A 57-year-old man was shot in a park near 64th Street and Racine Avenue in the Englewood neighborhood before 11 p.m. He flagged down a police officer and was taken to an area hospital. The man heard shots and felt pain, and he's in stable condition at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.
Two others were shot about 8:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of East 71st Place in the South Shore neighborhood, police said. A 22-year-old was shot in the arm and a second man, 17, was also shot. Police said the older of the two was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center and the younger to Jackson Park Hospital.
Just after 8 p.m., a 23-year-old man sustained a graze wound in the 5000 block of South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in the Bronzeville neighborhood.
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