3 men shot near Stickney bar

crimescenetape4.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

Three men were shot early Friday near a bar in southwest suburban Stickney.

About 1:45 a.m., an unknown male opened fire on the trio outside of Frankie & Johnnie’s Roadhouse, 5009 S. Central Ave., according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.

The shooter ran away and got into an SUV a few blocks away, police said.

The victims; ages 30, 32 and 35; were taken to an area hospital, police said. The younger men were expected to survive, but the condition of the 35-year-old was not immediately known.

The Latest
Shortly after 11 p.m., the university said police were on scene near 70 Arts Circle Drive investigating reports of an active threat. About 11:44, police issued an all clear, saying no one had been shot.
Police said the victims, including a 14-year-old boy, were inside a home in the 8000 block of South Vincennes Avenue in Chatham about 7:33 p.m. when two men entered and shot them.
Jashawn Forest, 20, was identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, which ruled his death a homicide.
Rather than seeing his players give in to the growing adversity, coach Billy Donovan watched them turn the second half into a brawl — and eventually a win.