A 19-year-old man was gunned down and two other men were hurt in separate shootings late Tuesday, authorities said.
About 11:05 p.m., someone fired shots from a light-colored sedan, striking the 19-year-old as he walked down the sidewalk in the 4700 block of South Calumet Avenue, in the Bronzeville neighborhood, authorities said.
Shot in the back, the man managed to run through a vacant lot before collapsing in an alley in the 4700 block of South Prairie Avenue, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
Paramedics rushed the man to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where he was pronounced dead at 11:44 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
The medical examiner's office identified him as Kevin Ambrose, of the 4800 block of South Prairie Avenue.
Earlier, a 21-year-old man was seriously injured in a drive-by shooting in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, authorities said.
About 6:15 p.m., gunfire erupted from a dark SUV as the man stood with other people on the corner of South Phillips Avenue and East 89th Street, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
The man was struck in the chest and taken to Trinity Hospital in serious condition. He was later transferred to Stroger.
Also Tuesday, a 55-year-old man was shot about 9:50 p.m. while walking on the sidewalk in the 2700 block of West 44th Street.
The man was struck in the thigh and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.
The shooting happened in the Brighton Park neighborhood.
No suspects are in custody as detectives investigate.
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