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CHICAGO (CBS) – At least nine people have died and 23 others are injured in shootings in Chicago over the weekend, including four under the age of 18.

The weekend’s first homicide happened around 8:24 p.m. Friday in the West Chatham neighborhood.

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Police say a 44-year-old man was in a verbal conflict with another known man on the porch of the victim’s home in the 10-100 block of West 78e Place. The assailant drew his gun and shot the victim several times before fleeing.

The victim sustained two gunshot wounds to the chest and one to the head. The victim was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A woman, 20, and two men, both 23, were shot in the body, authorities said.

At approximately 4:36 a.m., the woman and man were walking down an alley on the 4800 block of North Central Avenue when a stranger started shooting their direction, hitting them both. The other man was inside the scene when he was shot.

The woman was transported to Community First Hospital where she was pronounced deceased. The first male victim self-transported to Illinois Masonic Hospital in critical condition, and the other male victim went to Evanston Hospital in critical condition.

A 54-year-old woman was shot dead in the city’s West Englewood neighborhood.

The woman was on a porch in the 6500 block of South Claremont when someone walked by and someone inside came out and started shooting. The woman was shot in the abdomen and leg. She was taken to Advocate Christ Hospital and later pronounced dead.

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An 18-year-old man was also killed over the weekend. Police said he was shot as he was passing through a gas station in the 1100 block of West 63rd when a vehicle passed and someone started shooting just after 8 p.m. on Saturday. He was repeatedly beaten and taken to Holy Cross Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A 56-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman were shot to the body.

Police said around 3:20 a.m. the two victims were sitting in a vehicle in the 300 block of South Hoyne when they were shot. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The woman was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

A woman was shot dead in the hallway of a building on the South Shore.

The 27-year-old was shot in the head by a stranger in the hallway of a building at around 7:19 p.m. Friday in the 7100 block of South Ridgeland, police said.

The victim was transported to the University of Chicago hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A 19-year-old man was injured while standing on the sidewalk of South Marshfield’s 4600 block in the Back of the Yards neighborhood when an occupant of a black sedan fired shots. The victim sustained gunshot wounds to the chest and abdomen and was taken to Christ Hospital in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead.

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In other shoots between 5 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday:

  • At 8:25 a.m. Saturday, a 33-year-old man was found unconscious in the driver’s seat of a silver Chevrolet Impala in the 9200 block of South Harper Avenue. He was shot in the neck and shoulder and was pronounced dead at the scene.
  • At 2:58 am Saturday, a 19-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of South Marshfield when someone inside a black sedan started pulling. The victim was shot in the chest and abdomen and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition.
  • At 2:33 am Saturday, a 23-year-old man was driving in the 7500 block of South Essex in the South Shore when shots were fired by an unknown offender. The victim was shot in the right shoulder and was transported to the University of Chicago hospital where his condition is fair.
  • At 2:35 am Saturday, a 26-year-old man was discovered on the street in block 1200 of West 81st Street with a gunshot wound to his chest and was rushed by Chicago firefighters to Christ Hospital in critical condition.
  • At 6:09 p.m. Friday, in the 500 block of West 63rd Street, a 46-year-old man was shot and killed. The victim was shot in the shoulder and transported to Saint Bernard Hospital initially reported to be in good condition.
  • At 6:50 p.m. Friday, a 31-year-old man was inside a vehicle in Block 0-100 of East Huron when an unknown vehicle approached the victim. An unknown offender then pulled out a handgun and fired shots. The victim was punched in the legs and back and self-transported to Stroger Hospital initially reported in critical condition.
  • At 6:22 p.m. Friday, in the 2300 block of West 23rd Place on December 3, 2021, a 28-year-old man was inside a vehicle when he was hit by gunfire. The victim was repeatedly punched in the body and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, initially reported in critical condition, and was later pronounced dead.
  • At 5 a.m. on Sunday, a 39-year-old man was shot in the shoulder. The victim was driving in the 1800 block of West 21st St when a red Jeep fired, hitting her in the shoulder. The victim was transported to Mount Sinai hospital in good condition. The offender fled west on 21st Street.
  • At 3:04 am Sunday, a 28-year-old victim was shot as she was heading east in her vehicle in the 4500 block of West Roscoe. The victim noticed a silver SUV following her, occupied by an unidentified offender who pulled out a gun and shot him. The victim received a gunshot wound to the chest and was transported to Community First Hospital where she is listed in fair condition.
  • At 2:35 am Sunday, a 43-year-old man was traveling in his vehicle in the 5600 block of West Addison when an unidentified offender shot his vehicle. The victim sustained several gunshot wounds to the chest and head and was transported to IL Masonic in critical condition.
  • At 11:20 p.m. on Saturday, a 15-year-old boy was walking outside when he came across an unidentified man walking in the opposite direction. There was a verbal argument between the two, followed by the perpetrator pulling out a handgun and shooting the victim before fleeing the scene. The victim received a gunshot wound to the arm and was transported undamaged to Lurie Children’s Hospital.
  • At 10 p.m. Saturday, a 22-year-old man was transported by a family member to Loyola hospital after being shot in the leg. The victim is listed in good condition and did not cooperate with the details.
  • At 9:18 p.m. on Saturday, a 17-year-old boy was traveling in the front passenger seat of a vehicle in the 3400 block of West 61st when he saw two unidentified men yelling at him from the sidewalk. As the vehicle passed the two men, the victim and the driver of the vehicle heard gunshots and attempted to flee. The victim received a gunshot wound to the back of the head and was taken to Christ Hospital where he is listed in serious condition.
  • At 4:30 p.m. Saturday, the Chicago Police Department and the Civil Police Accountability Office are investigating an incident in which an officer on leave was shot in the leg. According to preliminary information, the incident occurred in the 2300 block of West School Street. The officer was treated at Illinois Masonic Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
  • At 9:39 a.m. Saturday, a 28-year-old man sustained a gunshot wound to the wrist in the 800 block of North Ridgeway. The victim was transported to Mount Sinai in good condition. The offender is not cooperative at this time.
  • At 1 p.m. Saturday, a 17-year-old girl was buying drugs in the 12500 block of South Lowe Avenue in West Pullman, when she got into an argument and someone shot her in the leg. She was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in good condition.
  • At 12:45 p.m. Sunday, a 16-year-old boy was shot in the right arm in the 6800 block of South Green. The victim heard gunshots and felt pain. The victim was transported in good condition to the University of Chicago hospital.


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