Drive-by shooting in Englewood leaves 2 men wounded, 1 critically

SHARE Drive-by shooting in Englewood leaves 2 men wounded, 1 critically

6100 block of South Justine | Google Maps

Two men were wounded — one critically — while walking down an alley Thursday afternoon in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

About 5 p.m., the 33-year-old and the 36-year-old were shot by two males who got out of a car in the 6100 block of South Justine, according to Chicago police.

The 33-year-old was taken in critical condition to University of Chicago Medical Center, police said. The other man was in serious condition and brought himself to St. Bernard Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

Area South detectives were investigating.

The Latest
Amy Brown, 22, was in a fight in the 5300 block of South Carpenter Street when she was stabbed in the chest and arms, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
They pushed a man to the ground and beat him under the platform in the 900 block of West Belmont early Wednesday. Then they went to the platform and beat another man, police say.
Dr. Donald Lloyd-Jones, a Northwestern University cardiologist who heads the American Heart Association, says in a new advisory that adults should average seven to nine hours of sleep a night.
With the NBA’s free agency period set to begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, the Bulls have been very public about their desire to keep LaVine in Chicago.
Both the officer and the suspect were seriously wounded. The shooting June 5 was the third time a law enforcement officer in Chicago had been hit by gunfire in a span of days.