CHICAGO (CBS) — One teenage boy was killed, and two other teens and a man in his 20s were wounded, in a shooting Tuesday evening in the Lower West Side community.
The shooting happened at 8:26 p.m. in the 2000 block of South Hoyne Avenue, near Cullerton Street, in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood, police said.READ MORE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Sets Goal To Get 77% Of Eligible Chicagoans Vaccinated By End Of The Year
The victims were walking north on Hoyne when they suffered gunshot wounds to various parts of their bodies, police said.READ MORE: 1 Killed, 13 Wounded In Mass Shooting At Kroger Grocery Near Memphis, Tenn.
A 17-year-old boy was wounded in the groin. He was taken to Stroger Hospital of Cook County where he was pronounced dead, police said.
Another victim, an 18-year-old man, suffered a gunshot to his wound to his right leg and was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was stabilized. A third, also an 18-year-old man, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition with two gunshot wounds to the chest. A 25-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the left arm and right leg and was stabilized at Stroger, police said.MORE NEWS: Body Found In Illinois River Confirmed To Be Missing Illinois State University Student Jelani Day; Police Call Death 'Very Suspicious'
Details were limited Tuesday night, police said. Area Central detectives were investigating.