CHICAGO — A 19-year-old woman is dead and four others injured in a shooting on the city’s South Side.
The shooting happened in the 1800 block of W. 78th Street around 12:20 a.m. Sunday. Police responded to the scene and discovered multiple people were shot.
A 19-year-old woman was shot in the chest and twice in the arm. She was transported to St. Bernard Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The medical examiner has identified her as Tacara Tunstall.
A 17-year-old girl was shot in the back and transported to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition. An 18-year-old boy was shot in the arm and transported to Stroger Hospital in fair condition. A 19-year-old man was shot in the arm and transported to Holy Cross Hospital in fair condition. A 17-year-old boy was shot in the torso and transported to Holy Cross Hospital in fair condition.
A preliminary investigation indicates that the suspect may have been shooting from a vehicle.
No one is in custody. Area Two detectives are investigating.