12 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

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31 December 2017 | 5:53 pm

12 people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago to open the New Year’s Day weekend.

Four people were shot at a bar on Chicago’s North Side Sunday morning. The incident occurred at 1:35 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Howard when a man opened fire. 

One man was taken to St. Francis Hospital in critical condition with mutliple gunshot wounds. A 38-year-old man was shot multiple times and is in stable condition at St. Francis. A 54-year-old man was shot in the hip and is in stable condition at the same hospital. 

A fourth victim, a 42-year-old man, walked into Evanston Hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg, and is listed in stable condition. 

A 57-year-old woman was critically injured during what police believe was a domestic dispute in the 12500 block of South Emerald on Friday night.

At approximately 8:30 p.m., a 62-year-old woman was shot in the face during the incident, and was listed in critical condition at Christ Hospital. A 57-year-old man, who is believed to have shot the woman, was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

A 33-year-old man was critically injured in a shooting in the 1400 block of North Lotus just after 9 p.m. Saturday night, police said. He was discovered in the basement of a residence with a gunshot wound to his face. He was taken to Loyola in critical condition, according to authorities. 

In an attempted robbery, a 43-year-old man was shot while standing on a sidewalk in the 3000 block of West Jackson at approximately 4:30 a.m. Saturday.  The shooting occurred during a robbery, and after the alleged thief stole the man’s property, he shot him in the left leg.

The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in stable condition.


A 34-year-old woman was driving in the 1000 block of North Campbell when a person in a grey SUV fired shots at her, striking her in the left arm. She was listed in stable condition at St. Mary’s.


  • A 20-year-old man was shot during an argument in the 5700 block of West Washington at approximately 4:07 a.m. During the argument, a man produced a gun and fired shots at the victim, striking him in the left knee. He was taken to Mount Sinai in stable condition, police said.
  • A 25-year-old man was shot in the left leg and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. He was sitting in a vehicle in the 5300 block of West Ohio at approximately 7 p.m. when another vehicle pulled alongside him and opened fire, police said.
  • At approximately 7:10 p.m. in the 300 block of South Kilbourn, a 26-year-old man was shot in the foot. He was taken to West Suburban in good condition, police said. 


A 23-year-old man walked into Rush Hospital with gunshot wounds to his calf and thigh. He refused to give police any information on the shooting, and is in stable condition at Stroger after being transferred. 

No one is in custody in any of these shootings unless otherwise noted. 

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