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.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Latest News

More News