Chicago Shootings: 13 Wounded, 2 Fatally, In Overnight Gun Violence

Source: The Huffington Post

Two people were killed and at least 11 others were wounded in overnight shootings citywide in Chicago.

A 19-year-old man was shot multiple times in the neck and face in the 7700 block of South Damen Avenue around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Chicago Tribune. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn where he was pronounced dead.

In the evening’s other fatal shooting, a 22-year-old man was fatally shot while he drove southbound on the 6300 block of South May Street in the city’s Englewood neighborhood around 12:35 a.m. Wednesday, DNAinfo Chicago reports. A 25-year-old man also in the car was also wounded in his left shoulder and treated at Stroger Hospital.

Among those wounded in non-fatal shootings were a 30-year-old woman and 54-year-old man wounded in what police are calling a gang-related shooting in the 2100 block of North Campbell Avenue in the city’s Logan Square neighborhood around 8 p.m., according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

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