CHICAGO — Authorities said a group of teens wounded in a drive-by shooting on the South Side Monday night, drove to a nearby police station for help.
According to police, sometime after 9 p.m., a vehicle traveling eastbound on the 500 block of West Garfield Boulevard came under attack when an occupant from another car opened fire. Police said the shooting victims were able to make their way to the 2nd District Police Station in the 5100 block of South Wentworth Avenue for help.
Police said a 14-year-old male was transported to Comers Children’s Hospital in critical condition with gunshot wounds to the face and neck.
First responders took a 17-year-old girl to the University of Chicago Hospital in critical condition.
First responders also took an 18-year-old man to the University of Chicago Hospital in good condition with a graze wound to the shoulder.
An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the shooting may leave an anonymous tip at cpdtip.com.