Woman killed, two others injured in Gresham shooting

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Police and a crowd gather at the scene of a fatal shooting in the 7500 block of South Stewart late Tuesday. | Network Video Productions

A 34-year-oldwomanwas killed and two women injured in a Gresham neighborhood shooting late Tuesday on the South Side.

The threewere among a group of people fighting on the street about 11:30 p.m. in the 7500 block of South Stewart, police said. A gunman ran by and fired into the crowd before taking off in a white SUV, police said.

Lucille T. Barnes of the 7500 block of South Egglestonwas shot in the abdomen and taken to Stroger Hospital, where she died at 12:49 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A 22-year-old woman shot in the leg and wrist, and a 25-year-old woman shot in the arm also went to Stroger. Their conditions stabilized, police said.

Minutes later, a woman, a boy and a girl—both 14—were shot near 80th and Stewart, police said.

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