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3-year-old shot multiple occasions, woman shot once in foot in Gresham – Chicago Tribune

A woman and a 3-year-old woman who have been shot Wednesday evening in Gresham are anticipated to get well from their accidents, officers mentioned.

The 3-year-old woman was shot “multiple” occasions in her legs and the woman, 31, was shot once in the foot because the pair stood exterior close to the curb in the 1300 block of West 76th Street round 11 p.m., in line with a web-based media notification from Chicago police.

According to printed studies, the kid was shot 4 occasions — twice in every leg. She was rushed to Comer Children’s Hospital the place she was listed in truthful situation. The woman was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center the place she was handled for a gunshot wound to the foot and listed in good situation, police mentioned.

Authorities mentioned an unidentified particular person with a gun “fired several shots from a distance before fleeing the scene on foot.” No arrests had been made as of Thursday morning.

The 3-year-old was not less than the third youngster below 11 to be shot in Chicago in a matter of hours.

Two boys, 6 and 11, have been amongst 4 folks shot as they traveled in a car in the 1600 block of West 68th Street in West Englewood round 5:45 p.m.

The 6-year-old was shot in the forearm and the 11-year-old was wounded in his proper arm. Both boys have been taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, the place they have been listed in good situation. Also in the car have been a 21-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man, police mentioned.

The woman was shot in the face and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good situation, whereas the 24-year-old man was shot in each legs and in addition taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, police mentioned.

Two hours after that, one other 21-year-old woman was fatally shot in an unrelated taking pictures — additionally in the Gresham neighborhood. She left a house and walked out to its storage to method burglars in the 7500 block of South Wolcott Avenue about 7:45 p.m. when the assailant opened hearth, hitting her in the chest, again and arm, Chicago police mentioned in a media notification.

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