STREAMING LIVE: Police update on five people shot dead at Back of the Yards


CHICAGO (CBS) — Five people were shot dead at Back of the Yards on Tuesday afternoon.

CBS 2’s Kris Habermehl reported that officers were called to a report of four people shot dead on 48th Street and Marshfield Avenue.

Officers were also violently confronted by suspects on the street.

There were two crime scenes – one on 48th Street and Marshfield Avenue, the other three blocks east on 48th and Ada Streets. It was not immediately clear what happened at each site.

At the southwest corner of 48th Street and Marshfield Avenue, a car slammed into a fence and was seen on the sidewalk. A long gun was seen on the roof of the car.

Further details were not immediately available.

WATCH LIVE: Chicago Police have an update


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