Gun violence shatters family, sparks community outrage

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CHICAGO -- Two women were killed in a shooting on Chicago’s South Side Monday night that also wounded a baby and two men.

Police say the group was arriving home around 7:30 p.m. Monday from a “family outing” when someone opened fire in the in the 5300 block of S. Aberdeen in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

Eleven-month-old Princeton Chew was wounded and taken to the hospital. The baby is stable and he is expected to recover.

The baby's 23-year-old pregnant mother, Patricia Chew, and the baby's 46-year-old grandmother, Lolita Wells, were wounded and taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead on arrival.

Patricia Chew was two months pregnant.

Two men were also wounded. One is in critical condition at the hospital. The other is in serious condition.

Police are not sure if the family was targeted.

No arrests have been made.

Hours after this shooting occurred, another shooting in Chicago's Fuller Park neighborhood killed three and injured two others.

Also, just before 2 a.m. Tuesday, a 2-year-old was shot in the leg in the city’s Grand Crossing neighborhood. It is believed to be an accident.