Lake Shore Drive Shooting
- A man was shot early Saturday while driving on Lake Shore Drive in the North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood.
The 24-year-old man was driving southbound on North Lake Shore Drive about 12:20 a.m., when a light-colored car pulled up alongside his vehicle and someone inside fired shots, police said.
He was shot in the left side of his face, exited Lake Shore Drive at Fullerton and called police, police said.
The man was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where his condition had stabilized, police said.
Crime might be down - but the perception of crime? In Lincoln Park? On Lake Shore Drive? All we need now is a "Lake Shore Drive VRI" program.