CHICAGO (STMW) — Three men were shot near the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
The shooting happened at about 2:30 p.m. in the 800 block of East Marquette Road, according to police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Breezy On Tuesday
The men, ages 23, 26 and 33 were shot in what appears to be a drive-by, Zala said. The 23-year-old was hit in the leg and foot, the 26-year-old was hit in the leg and buttocks, and the 33-year-old was shot in the foot.
They were all taken to University of Chicago Hospital, Zala said.READ MORE: Proposed Laws Would Improve Privacy Protections For Sex Crime Victims In Illinois
No one is currently in custody, but the shooting is believed to be gang-related.
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