CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot and critically wounded in the Grand Crossing neighborhood Sunday afternoon while attending a memorial for someone who had been shot and killed on Christmas Day.
The 37-year-old man was at the memorial in the 7300 block of South Kenwood Avenue around 7:30 p.m. when a dark blue vehicle rounded the corner and someone inside shot him.READ MORE: Chicago Sky Win First WNBA Championship As They Top Phoenix Mercury
He was wounded in the left buttock and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, police said.READ MORE: Jubilant Fans, Booming Businesses Near Wintrust Arena As Chicago Sky Win WNBA Championship
No one was in custody late Sunday. Area One detectives were investigating.
Police did not provide more specifics for whose memorial the victim was attending.MORE NEWS: Amid Another Day Of Water Pressure Woes In Dixmoor, Village President Says Relief Is On The Way
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