3 killed in separate shootings just blocks apart

Three men were killed in separate shootings Monday, all within two blocks of each other.

Police found a 23-year-old man in an alley in the 1800 block of West Garfield Monday night.

He had been shot several times in the back.

He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The second fatal shooting happened around noon yesterday, inside a restaurant in the 2000 block of West Garfield.

A third man was shot near 79th and Oglesby Monday morning.

He later died at the hospital.

Police have not said whether any of the shootings are related.

No arrests have been made.

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