on Mother’s Day.
Madison Street and North Cicero Avenue in South Austin about 4:40 a.m. Inside
the yellow tape, a black sedan protruded from the wall of a building it crashed
into and shell casings littered the street.
not picking up his phone.”
frantically looking for detectives. They cried and hugged, trying to soothe
one another with gentle back rubs.
men fatally shot in the car were best friends, but she did not specify which man
was her relative.
sobs. “He was our life. They was wrong. They don’t have to do that to him.”
alongside them at a stoplight and someone inside opened fire. The victims
continued driving and turned west on Madison as their car jumped the curb,
crashed into a building next to a Mobil gas station and struck a man in a
wheelchair, who was taken to Stroger Hospital with injuries that were not
Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The 25-year-old man was shot
and taken to Loyola University Medical Center in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead.
from the second-story balcony of his brick apartment building. He said he heard
about eight gunshots and saw more than a dozen young people hanging out at
the gas station when the shooting happened.
the last time he took video of a shooting from his balcony. On March 30, an
18-year-old shot in a drive-by was left in critical condition.
Mother's Day. That’s two mothers who are going to be grieving.”
killed and eight others were wounded in shootings across the city, including
a shooting in the outbound lanes of the Kennedy Expressway.
Lafayette Avenue in the Fernwood neighborhood, police said. He suffered
gunshot wounds to the back and chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.
about 3:10 a.m. Sunday in the Princeton Park neighborhood. During the
argument in the 100 block of West 95th Street, a gunman emerged from
a vehicle and fired shots. The victim was taken to Stroger Hospital, where
his condition was stabilized.
Kennedy Expressway near Fullerton Avenue about 3:50 a.m. The woman,
whose age was not available, was shot in the leg.
about 1:10 a.m. He was standing in the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue
when a white SUV pulled up and someone inside opened fire. He was taken
to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.
argument in the Brainerd neighborhood about 1:21 a.m. The man was taken
to Advocate Christ Medical Center in fair condition.
about 11:12 p.m. Saturday. A man approached him in an alley in the 8100
block of South Paulina Street and fired shots. The victim was taken to
Advocate Christ Medical Center in good condition.
Throop Street in the Englewood neighborhood about 10:45 p.m. The victim
got himself to University of Chicago Medical Center and was transferred to
Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition. Police said the victim is a documented
Lafayette in the West Pullman neighborhood, police said. His condition was
stabilized at Advocate Christ Medical Center. The man was outside when a
blue Chevrolet Traverse pulled up in front of him and at least one person inside
shot him just after 8:05 p.m., then fled the scene.
the street in the Woodlawn neighborhood. About 4:40 p.m., the victim was
crossing the street at 63rd Street and Cottage Grove Avenue when he heard
shots. The victim ran north to an alley, where he realized he was shot, police
said. The man suffered a wound to the upper right leg and was taken to
Northwestern Memorial Hospital in fair condition.