Man, 22, dies days after being shot in head in Bronzeville

SHARE Man, 22, dies days after being shot in head in Bronzeville

Two men were shot Thursday in the 4700 block of South Vincennes. | Google Earth

A 22-year-old man died two days after being shot in the head Thursday afternoon in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.

Derrick Weasley and a 28-year-old man were shot about 2:25 p.m. in the 4700 block of South Vincennes, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Weasley suffered a gunshot wound to the head, while the other man was struck in the abdomen, police said. Someone took both men to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where they were listed in critical condition.

Weasley was later pronounced dead at 2:59 a.m. Saturday, the medical examiner’s office said. He lived in the Park Manor neighborhood.

The Latest
Candida auris is a form of yeast that is not a danger to healthy people but can be deadly to fragile people staying in hospitals and nursing homes.
Lane closures on the Kennedy are expected to extend from the junction with the Edens Expressway south to Fullerton by Wednesday as a multi-year revamp gets underway.
Fest made an impression on the Irish indie rock band, returning to Chicago for a show at the Riviera.
The Cubs signed Mancini this offseason, after his World Series run with the Astros.
Seven sheriff’s deputies, three hospital workers in Virginia face second-degree murder charges in the death of Irvo Otieno, 28, who was handcuffed and shackled.