A man was shot in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side Sunday morning.
The 21-year-old was standing outside about 2:35 a.m. in the 3900 block of South Rockwell when a person in a passing grey Ford Explorer fired shots, according to Chicago Police. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition with a gunshot wound to the right hand.
The shooting could be related to another shooting at the same time in the 3900 block of South Campbell that killed a 19-year-old man, police said. Area Central detectives were investigating.
Flight cancellations Friday exceeded 260 at O’Hare Airport and 120 at Midway Airport. A wind advisory remains in effect until 1 p.m. Saturday.
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