Screen_Shot_2018_12_16_at_5.21.48_AM_e1544959334620.png

4500 block of West Washington Boulevard | Google Maps

Man, woman shot in West Garfield Park

SHARE Man, woman shot in West Garfield Park
SHARE Man, woman shot in West Garfield Park

Two people were shot while standing outside Sunday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

At 1:40 a.m., a 21-year-old man and 22-year-old woman were on a sidewalk in the 4500 block of West Washington Boulevard, according to Chicago police. Two people they did not recognize walked over and shot them.

The man was grazed in his thigh by a bullet and the woman was shot twice in her right leg, police said. Both were taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

The Latest
Christopher Morel hit a home run, and Brandon Hughes struck out five Pirates in the Cubs’ 7-0 win Tuesday.
One step would be to adjust the deadline in the city’s heating ordinance to a date earlier than June 1.
Zoning Committee Chairman Tom Tunney (44th), who doubles as the casino committee chairman, said he is not at all certain that the votes are there to approve the companion agreements. “There’s still a lot of work to be done. I don’t know if we can get it done by Friday. But that’s their goal...We might need more time. That’s all I’m gonna say.”