9-year-old boy killed, man wounded in Far South Side shooting

18 July, 2017, 06:25 | Author: Brenda Erickson
  • 9-year-old boy killed, man wounded in Far South Side shooting

A 9-year-old boy was killed and a man critically wounded in a shooting on Chicago's Far South Side late Friday, according to police.

Police say the shots were fired about 11:15 p.m. Friday by someone in a auto that pulled up next to an SUV the victims were in. Both victims were in a auto when someone pulled up alongside them and opened fire.

The Cook County Medical Examiner's office says there have been four children 12 and younger who have been fatally shot in Chicago in 2017 - one more than were shot and killed in all of 2016. The man was in critical condition at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. A grey sedan pulled alongside and someone inside began shooting, according to police who did not identify either victim. Area South detectives were conducting an investigation. Police are investigating. No one is in custody. The youngest victim was 13 years old. The medical examiner's office did not immediately confirm the fatality.

The fatal attack happened at 6:03 p.m.in the 4500 block of West Jackson Boulevard in the city's West Garfield Park neighborhood. Two men, ages 29 and 27, were in the street in the first block of North Leclaire when someone shot them, police said.

The most recent nonfatal shooting happened about 1:50 a.m.in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

Alec Baldwin To Play Colonel Jessep In NBC's Live "A Few Good"
Alec Baldwin will star in a live staging of Aaron Sorkin's " A Few Good Men ", according to The Hollywood Reporter . Thursday, Alec Baldwin received an Outstanding Supporting Actor nomination for his work on "Saturday Night Live ".


All were taken to Stroger Hospital where the two oldest were listed in serious condition.

The woman was hit in her mouth and she took herself to Norwegian American Hospital.

At least 35 more people were shot across the city between 6 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Monday.

Additionally, a person was shot by a Chicago Police officer after an "altercation" early Sunday in the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according to CPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi.

Recommended:

  • HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) Given a $29.00 Price Target at Scotiabank

    The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 1. (NYSE:T) rating on Wednesday, April 27. Lehman Financial Resources Inc. holds 2.28% of its portfolio in Blackrock Municipal 2020 Term Trust for 263,855 shares.
    Is there a Bearish outlook for Cheniere Energy, Inc

    Is there a Bearish outlook for Cheniere Energy, Inc

    Infrastructure Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Cheniere Energy Partners during the fourth quarter valued at $345,000. The company had a trading volume of 219,748 shares. (NYSEMKT:LNG) has risen 51.31% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending.
    Armagh v Kildare set for Croke Park as part of double-header

    Armagh v Kildare set for Croke Park as part of double-header

    The draw has seen Kieran McGeeney pitted against his former side, a county he managed for six seasons from 2007 until 2013. Should Kildare win they will automatically play Tyrone, while should Down win they will automatically face Dublin.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will let you fine tune your character's look soon

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will let you fine tune your character's look soon

    But the player with an eye for detail wants complete personalization. "Soon, you will be able to design your character to a tee". User-made emblem creation is something every competitive player enjoys because every warrior needs their coat of arms.

    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), Tractor Supply Company

    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC)'s stock has been a favorite of "smart money" aka institutions, as of late. Finally, Swiss National Bank boosted its position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation by 25.6% in the first quarter.

    Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL) Stake Increased by OppenheimerFunds Inc

    EXEL's current price-earnings ratio amounts to 2,380.02 times earnings, above the average P/E ratio of 156.27 times earnings. Increasing profits are the best indication that a company can pay dividends and that the share price will trend upward.
  • Knife-wielding man kills 2 in southern China Wal-Mart

    Knife-wielding man kills 2 in southern China Wal-Mart

    According to his family, Jiang hails from the southwestern municipality of Chongqing and became a migrant worker in 2014. His family said they lost contact with him the following year and that the man had mental illness.
    5 rescued after boat catches fire off Cape Cod

    5 rescued after boat catches fire off Cape Cod

    On the ride back to shore, swells caused the personal water craft to capsize and all three people were thrown into the water. Five people who dove into the water to escape a burning boat were rescued by another boat nearby, according to the U.S.
    Pakistan's opposition calls on court to oust prime minister

    Pakistan's opposition calls on court to oust prime minister

    Any confrontation would not only be disastrous for the government but also for the democratic political process. She also owned assets worth millions of rupees though she didn't have a visible source of income.
  • Acting Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza fired

    Acting Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza fired

    By March 2018, Sassa would have to terminate its contract with CPS and have an alternative way to distribute social grants. Scopa had also warned that Magwaza could join the list of DGs fired by their Ministers because of disagreements.
    Inflation missing in action in second quarter; kiwi dollar drops

    Inflation missing in action in second quarter; kiwi dollar drops

    Food prices rose by 0.7% for the quarter, thanks largely to surging costs for vegetables which jumped by 19% from a year earlier. That was down on the 2.2% increase reported in the March quarter and missed forecasts for a smaller deceleration to 1.9%.
    Destiny 2: PS4 Players Time Almost Here

    Destiny 2: PS4 Players Time Almost Here

    Bungie is aware of the following problems, but you can report other issues to the developers through the Help forum found here . Destiny 2 , the sequel to the best-selling video game of the same name, is set to launch on the 6 September in the UK.


Popular

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Shares Bought by Fund Evaluation Group LLC
Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $0.51 and $0.45, respectively, according to 25 analysts. Dowling Yahnke Limited Liability Company has 1.02% invested in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for 132,072 shares.

Volunteers rally together to support BC wildfire evacuees
Greens, who won three seats, which will allow them to form a narrow minority government. "We're going to go through this". An evacuation alert has been issued for the whole of Electoral areas L and H within the Cariboo Regional District .

Michael Vick: Colin Kaepernick isn't being blackballed, needs to cut his hair
You're already dealing with a lot. "The most important thing that he needs to do is just try to be presentable", he said. Vick also said on multiple occasions that he thinks Kaepernick's play is the main reason he's now unemployed.

Victoria dio a Panamá clasificación a cuartos en Copa Oro
Sin jugar, la Selección mexicana obtiene el pase a la siguiente ronda gracias al triunfo de Panamá . En tanto, Martinica , con tres unidades, y Nicaragua, sin sumar, quedaron eliminados.

Trump Administration Abruptly Cuts Off Teen Pregnancy Prevention Funding
I've asked the Department of Health and Human Services for comment and I will update this post if I get a response. The grants were awarded in 2015 and were supposed to go through 2020, but will now cease in June 2018.

Senate to delay vote on Republican healthcare bill
Doctors from the Mayo Clinic said the senator's surgery was successful and he is resting comfortably at his home in Arizona. Paul, who has criticized the bill for not being conservative enough, has also said he will vote against the bill.

Dagmara Przybysz tormented by racist bullies, inquest told
Mr Collins asked about a post on Ask.fm from 2014 in which Dagmara said "racism" when asked what problems she had at school. A post-mortem ruled the teenager died as a result of hanging. "She told me she would have comments such as "stupid Pole".

Nation's No. 1 TE Ruckert picks OSU over MI
Many call him a matchup nightmare and he could be more of a receiving tight end than anything Meyer has had at Ohio State. The Lindenhurst, N.Y., product chose Ohio State from a final four that also included Michigan, Notre Dame and Wisconsin.

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Monday
This follows a robust first quarter when USA companies posted their best earnings since 2011, according to Thomson Reuters data. The Dow Jones index was little changed at 21,635.48, while the S&P 500 rose 0.05% to 2,460.46.

Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Glob (ETG) Saw a 52-Week High
A certain stock may be considered to be on an uptrend if trading above a moving average and the average is sloping upward. Now Eaton Vance Corp.'s current price is $6.29 shy of the official highest sell-side analyst price target on Wall Street.