CHICAGO (CBS) — Three people were wounded in a shooting late Wednesday morning near 63rd Street and King Drive on the South Side.
Police said three people were standing on the sidewalk around 11:35 a.m. on the 6300 block of South King Drive, on the cusp of the West Woodlawn and Parkway Gardens neighborhoods, when someone walked up and started shooting. All three victims were taken to University of Chicago Medical Center for treatment.READ MORE: Chicago Has 'Formally Passed The Omicron Peak' As New COVID-19 Infections Decline, Hospitalizations Level Off, Top Doc Says
A 73-year-old man was in fair condition with a gunshot wound to the left leg. A 51-year-old woman was in fair condition with a gunshot wound to the lower right back. A 39-year-old man was being treated for a gunshot wound to the left arm, but his condition was not available.READ MORE: No Changes To Chicago Travel Advisory; Every State Remains On The List For 3rd Week In A Row
Police had only a vague description of the shooter, who fled the scene.
No one was in custody Wednesday afternoon.MORE NEWS: 15-Year-Old Killed, Five Other Juveniles Wounded In Trio Of Shootings In Chicago On Tuesday
Area One detectives were investigating.