Three uninvited guests were asked to leave a family party in the Avalon Park neighborhood Friday night. They were escorted outside, where a verbal argument ensued, and a 19-year-old man pulled out a handgun and shot the victim twice in the chest before running away.
A drive-by shooting wounded two teen boys Friday night in the South Side Avalon Park neighborhood. The younger boy, 15, remains in critical condition.
Two teens remain hospitalized, as police look for the assailant who shot them as they waited for a bus near South Shore High School.
An elderly woman, one of two people injured in a fire at her South Shore home, has died.