Police: 1 killed, 1 seriously injured in Humboldt Park shooting

SHARE Police: 1 killed, 1 seriously injured in Humboldt Park shooting
SHARE Police: 1 killed, 1 seriously injured in Humboldt Park shooting

One man was killed and another man was seriously injured in a Humboldt Park neighborhood shooting Friday night on the West Side, police said.

The men, ages 35 and 36, were in a car in the 1100 block of North Springfield about 10:50 p.m., when someone walked up and fired shots in their direction, police said. The shooter then ran away.

The 35-year-old was shot in the neck and the 36-year-old was shot in the chest, police said.

They took themselves to Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, where the younger man died, police said. The 36-year-old was listed in serious condition.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office could not immediately confirm the fatality.

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