Man shot in North Lawndale drive-by

SHARE Man shot in North Lawndale drive-by

A man was wounded in a Friday afternoon drive-by shooting in the North Lawndale neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

About 4:45 p.m., the 28-year-old was outside in the 1400 block of South Ridgeway when someone in a passing white car opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

He was shot in the buttocks and taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

Police said the shooting likely was gang-related.

The Latest
He briefly retired after the 2021 season, but wound up coming back for one more year with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He retires at age 45, the owner of seven Super Bowl rings and numerous passing records in an unprecedented 23-year career.
Illinois State Police troopers were patrolling near 47th Street when they saw a black BMW that fit the description of a car that was stolen an hour earlier, according to state police.
Part of the joy of hunting shed antlers is disappearing in a still time of the year; some times, like Saturday, there are surprising finds.
Mansfield Wallace, 51, and Tabitha Hemphill, 31, knocked on the door of the home in the 8500 block of West Catherine Street around 10:30 a.m. Monday and began fighting with the 80-year-old man when he answered, police said.
Disgusted reader wants to advise niece, 18, to cover up in front of strangers.