Two killed in West Side drive-by shooting

Chicago News

CHICAGO Two people were killed in a drive-by shooting in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood Saturday night, according to police.

Police said a 21-year-old man was driving with a woman in the 3000 block of West Jackson Street at approximately 8:33 p.m. Saturday when people inside a moving dark-blue BMW opened fire, striking and killing both.

The man was struck multiple times and was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital. The woman sustained a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced at Mount Sinai Hospital.

Police said the perpetrators crashed into a parked, empty vehicle before fleeing on foot.

There is no one in custody and the incident is under investigation.

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