Three men shot in East Garfield Park

SHARE Three men shot in East Garfield Park
SHARE Three men shot in East Garfield Park

Three men were shot Friday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The men, ages 20, 30 and in his 20s, were standing outside about 9:30 p.m. in the 600 block of North Springfield when they heard gunfire and felt pain, police said.

All three were shot in the leg and taken in good condition to Stroger Hospital, police said. The man thought to be in his 20s was not cooperating with investigators.

A police source said the shooting may have been gang-related.

The Latest
Texas Sen. John Cornyn was authorized by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., to open talks with Democrats to “negotiate the possibility of gun legislation that will spare us the tragedies we’ve seen,” Sen. Dick Durbin said.
When asked if roster expansion is something that could be implemented before the league’s eight-year CBA expires in 2027, Engelbert responded with her thoughts on team expansion.
Heuer and the Cubs think Tommy John surgery may answer questions about the reliever’s declining velocity.
Adan Casarrubias Salgado — also known as “Tomatito,” “Star” and “Silver” — is charged with conspiracy, drug trafficking and money laundering.
Convincing the General Assembly to support more programs down the road could turn out to be nearly impossible if this fails.