Woman, 2 grandchildren injured in South Shore shooting

Chicago police are searching for the person who shot a woman and her two grandchildren in the South Shore neighborhood.

It happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday, in the 2500 block of East 78th Street.

The woman was shot in the leg. She was taken to the hospital in critical but stable condition.

A five-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the stomach, and a three-year-old was hit in the shoulder.

Both children are in stable condition.

Police say they were not the intended targets.



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  • Lynn

    Another incident of senseless violence in our community.We have gotten to the point where we almost expect it.Soon such acts will be done away with by God and his wonderful promise to rid the earth of all pain and suffering.I look forward to that time.

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