6 wounded in Bronzeville shooting

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Chicago police investigate multiple people shot Monday night near Ellis Park in Chicago. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

Six people were shot Monday night near Ellis Park in the South Side Bronzeville neighborhood.

The group was standing near the park when someone opened fire about 10:45 p.m. in the 3600 block of Vincennes, according to Chicago Police.

A 15-year-old boy was among those wounded. He was shot in the ankle and was taken to Mercy Hospital in good condition, police said.

A 27-year-old man was shot in the leg and a 20-year-old man was shot in the hip and in both legs. Both of their conditions had stabilized at the University of Chicago Medical Center. A 24-year-old man and 22-year-old man were both shot in the ankle and taken to the same hospital where they were both in good condition, police said.

Chicago police investigate multiple people shot Monday night near Ellis Park in Chicago. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

Chicago police investigate multiple people shot Monday night near Ellis Park in Chicago. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

A 19-year-old man was struck by four bullets. He was shot twice in the hip, once in the buttocks and once in the arm and was taken to North Western Medical Center where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Area South detectives were investigating.

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