Mag Mile Shooting leaves man in very critical condition...As clearly predicted by DSLC News and other blogs the black Downtown violence is now escalating to actual shootings....
A man was shot near the corner of Michigan Avenue and Ontario Street about 12:30 a.m. and three others were wounded by gunfire on the South and West sides Thursday night and Friday morning, police said.
The downtown shooting happened about 20 feet east of Michigan Avenue. A 31-year-old man was standing next to his car when someone in an SUV pulled up, asked him "his gang affiliation" and then shot him, police said.
A gray or silver SUV that almost hit a city Streets and Sanitation tow truck was seen speeding west on Ontario from the scene before heading south on Rush Street. The tow truck driver used his radio to call in an emergency, officials said.
The man shot was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said. He's in critical condition.
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