crimescenemarker_999x645.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

Elderly woman among two shot in Woodlawn

SHARE Elderly woman among two shot in Woodlawn
SHARE Elderly woman among two shot in Woodlawn

An elderly woman and an 18-year-old man were shot Wednesday morning in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.

The shooting happened in the 800 block of East 63rd Street about 9 a.m., police said.

A 79-year-old woman was shot in the back and was taken to Stroger Hospital, police said. The man was shot in the left arm and taken University of Chicago.

Both of their conditions had stabilized.

The Latest
Chicago Police Supt. David Brown unsuccessfully pushed for a 10-day suspension for Officer Adolfo Bolanos, who shot 17-year-old Michael Elam Jr. three times in February 2019.
Keuchel’s ERA climbed to 7.88 after his latest poor outing Thursday.
Chicago Police Supt. David Brown pushed for a 180-suspension, but the vice president of the Chicago Police Board ruled against him.
U.S. health officials declare Cook, collar counties at high risk for COVID-19 outbreaks and strain on hospitals.