Two men were killed and 17 other people wounded in separate shootings across the city overnight, police said.
One man died and three others were wounded by gunfire about 10:50 p.m. on the 7900 block of South Paulina Street in the Gresham neighborhood, police said. A 21-year-old man died at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn after being shot in the back, police said.
A 21-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and is in serious condition at John H. Stroger Jr., Hospital of Cook County. A 21-year-old man was shot in the right arm and a 32-year-old woman was shot in the ankle; both are in stable condition at Holy Cross Hospital, police said.
Three males emerged from a light-colored sedan and started shooting at the group, police said. The three men in the group are all affiliated with a local gang, police said, but it's unclear if that's why they were targeted. Police are not sure if the woman is affiliated with a gang.
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