Girl and man shot; Police seeking 2 suspects

Chicago police are searching for two man wanted in connection with a shooting that injured a girl and a man this afternoon

Khalise Weatherspoon just celebrated her 4th birthday last week.  This afternoon, she and unrelated man were both shot at 71st and Rockwell on the South Side.

The girl had been outside playing with neighbors and relatives on this summer afternoon when two men emerged from the alley and opened fire.

Khalise was shot in the abdomen and the 31-year-old man was shot in the buttocks.

Both were driven to Holy Cross hospital before the ambulances arrived.

Police say the victims were unintended targets of gang violence.

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