Father and son with Chicago ties among those killed in Kabul

Two men with Chicago ties, a father and son, were among those killed by an Afghan government security guard who opened fire on a group of Americans at a hospital in Kabul.

John Gabel, a guest lecturer at Kabul University, was killed in the shooting at CURE International Hospital, said Mohammad Hadi Hedayati, the university’s vice chancellor for administrative affairs.

John Gabel’s father, Gary Gabel, was also killed, according to officials with The Orchard Evangelical Free Church in Arlington Heights, where he was a member.

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