Three people were injured earlier today in separate shootings in the East Side and the Ashburn neighorhoods, according to police.
The first shooting occurred on the 3700 block of West 82nd street in the Ashburn neighborhood at about 11:35 a.m., police said.
An 18-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his right arm was transported to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. His condition has since stabilized, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Daniel O'Brien.
The second shooting, on the 9800 block of South Avenue G around 12:21 p.m., left an 18-year-old man with a graze wound to the neck and a 19-year-old man injured. The two were in a vehicle when another vehicle pulled up and someone from inside began shooting, police said.
The 19-year-old was injured when shrapnel from the shooting struck him in the arm pit, police said.
The men drove themselves to Advocate Trinity Hospital where their conditions had also stabilized, police said.Copyright © 2015, RedEye