Man shot, critically wounded in West Englewood

SHARE Man shot, critically wounded in West Englewood
tape5.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A man was shot whiledriving in the West Englewood neighborhood and crashed his vehicle more than a mile away early Tuesday on the South Side.

About 2:35 a.m., the 31-year-old was driving in the 1800 block of West Marquette when he heard gunfire and was struck in the left arm and left side of the abdomen, according to Chicago Police.

The man then crashed his vehicle in the 6900 block of South California, police said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was listed in critical condition.

The Latest
Quavon Ewing, 32, tried to kidnap a woman in the West Loop and attacked two other women in the South Loop on Sunday, officials said.
For all the attention given the Bears’ play-calling and Justin Fields’ inability to operate it smoothly, there’s been a disturbing realization the Bears’ receiving room might be even more pedestrian than first thought.
The World Music Festival, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Music Box of Horrors fest are among the highlights in the week ahead.
James Sajdak, 64, pleaded not guilty during an arraignment Wednesday afternoon before U.S. Magistrate Judge Susan Cox.
More than 1 million homes and businesses were without electricity, and Florida Power and Light warned those in Ian’s path to brace for days without power.