Man, woman shot at party in Marquette Park

SHARE Man, woman shot at party in Marquette Park
lithuanianshooting_051119_1_e1557575088233.jpg

Police on scene for two people shot in the 2600 block of West Lithuanian Plaza Court. Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

Two people were wounded in a drive-by Saturday in Marquette Park on the Southwest Side.

They were at a party about 1:31 a.m. in the first floor of an apartment in the 2600 block of West Lithuanian Plaza Court when someone in a tan sedan fired shots, Chicago police said.

A man, 31, was hit in the chest, police said. He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious condition.

A 36-year-old woman was struck in the leg and was taken to Holy Cross Hospital where her condition was stabilized, police said. 

No one is in custody as Area Central detectives investigate.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.

The Latest
Understanding the minds of ice anglers, a suburban great horned owl, the harvest from Wisconsin’s gun season and a question on hunting shed antlers are among the notes from around Chicago outdoors and beyond.
A person inside a beige SUV opened gunfire, striking two occupants of one car and a driver of another vehicle late Friday night.
A handgun was recovered at the shooting scene early Saturday, police said.
Among other things, we asked if beating the Packers — oh, so rare — would be worth the Bears potentially moving down in the 2023 draft.
From Bill Veeck’s flurry of deals in 1975 to the 2016 Chris Sale trade, Sox have made headlines.