Midweek Violence Upswing
Two men and a teenager were wounded in separate shootings in a nine-hour stretch beginning Wednesday afternoon in the South Side’s Hamilton Park neighborhood.
An 18-year-old man standing in the street was shot multiple times on the 6400 block of South Parnell Avenue about 3:05 p.m. Wednesday, police said. The man told police he did not know who shot him.
[...] Somebody in a passing brown van shot a 19-year-old man on the 500 block of West Marquette Road about 9:55 p.m. The man suffered a gunshot wound to his right foot and was taken to St. Bernard Hospital in good condition, police said.
A 16-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the arm on the 300 block of West 74th Street about 12:30 a.m. Thursday. The boy was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.