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7 injured, including 15-year-old boy, in Friday shooting in Chicago – NBC Chicago

At least seven people were injured, including a 15-year-old boy, in shootings across the city on Friday.

  • The teenager was walking down the street around 5:15 p.m. in the 6800 block of South Halsted Street when someone fired, Chicago police said. He was punched in the arm and rushed to Holy Cross Hospital on his own in good condition, police said.
  • Two people were injured in shootings within minutes of each other early Friday in Roseland in the far south. A 37-year-old man was walking outside in the 10700 block of South Wentworth Avenue around 2:20 a.m. when he was shot in the legs and groin, police said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was in fair condition, police said. About 10 minutes later, a 36-year-old man was shot while sitting on his porch about a mile south in the 300 block of West 114th Street, officials said. He was taken to the same hospital with a gunshot wound to his back, police said. He was in fair condition.
  • About an hour earlier, a man was riding his bicycle in the 300 block of South California Avenue around 1:30 a.m. when someone in a car opened fire, hitting him in the hand, arm and leg, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in serious condition, police said.

At least three other people were injured in a shooting in Chicago on Friday.

Two people were killed, including a 14-year-old boy, and five people were injured in a shooting in Chicago on Thursday.

NBC Chicago

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