CHICAGO (CBS)– Four people were shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, and three of them later died.
According to police, shots were fired from a white sedan at individuals standing on the sidewalk in front of a store in the 4200 block of West Madison Street, near Keeler Avenue, just before 3 p.m.READ MORE: When Insurance Company Wouldn't Budge On His Claim, He Took Matters Into His Own Hands; Who Monitors Complaints Against Insurers In Illinois?
Police said three male victims were transported to Mount Sinai Hospital with gunshot wounds in critical condition. All three were later pronounced dead.READ MORE: Local Vaccination Sites Begin Administering Pfizer Vaccine To Kids Ages 12 To 15 Thursday; Some Sites Extend Hours
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office identified the three men who died as 23-year-old Quashun Nolton, 19-year-old Charles Boston, and 22-year-old Tion Lewis. All three lived in the Austin neighborhood.
Another male victim, according to police, found his own way to Loretto Hospital and will be transferred to Stroger Hospital of Cook County in critical condition. That victim is 22 years old.MORE NEWS: Dive-In Prayer Service For End Of Ramadan Being Held At Aurora's Fox Valley Mall
There were no offenders in custody Wednesday evening and Area North detectives were investigating.