52nd_051715_copy_999x518.jpg

Two women were shot early Sunday when someone opened fire during a party in the 900 block of West 52nd Street. | Network Video Productions

Two women shot during Back of the Yards party

SHARE Two women shot during Back of the Yards party
SHARE Two women shot during Back of the Yards party

Two women were shot early Sunday during a party in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

The women, both 25, were at the party about 2:50 a.m. in the 900 block of West 52nd Street when someone pulled out a handgun and opened fire, police said.

One woman was shot in the buttocks, while the other suffered a graze wound to the neck, police said. They were both taken in good condition to Stroger Hospital.

The Latest
York senior Kelly Watson was the last player off the field on Friday in Elmhurst. There were interviews to do and congratulations to receive.
Grandal’s poor season went hand in hand with the White Sox’ bad year.
The boy was riding with his mother and three other children about 8:40 p.m. in the 4400 block of West Marquette Road when he was shot in the head, police said.
Downers Grove Commissioner Greg Hosé said he regretted not speaking out at a Village Council meeting earlier this month over the library. At that meeting, he said, the chambers were filled with “hateful, anti inclusive rhetoric.”