3 Men Wounded In 2 Shootings Barely A Block Apart In Austin CommunityThree men were wounded in two shootings that happened barely a block apart Tuesday night in the Austin community.
Man Wounded In Austin ShootingA 28-year-old man was in a vehicle about 10 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Lotus Avenue when a gunman ran up and opened fire, police said.
Police: Man Shot And Killed In AustinOfficers responding to a call of shots fired about 11:10 a.m. found the victim in the 200 block of South Lotus Avenue, according to preliminary information from police. He had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Police Shoot, Wound Knife-Wielding Man In Belmont-CraginPolice shot and wounded a suspect overnight in the Northwest Side’s Belmont-Cragin neighborhood as he waved two knives at officers.