3 teens shot in Hermosa: police

They walked into Northwestern Memorial Hospital with gunshot wounds.

SHARE 3 teens shot in Hermosa: police
Two men were shot in Washington Park Oct. 20, 2019.

Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert in the 4000 block of West Cortland Street on June 9, 2019, in Hermosa.

Sun-Times file photo

Three people were wounded in a shooting Sunday in Hermosa on the Northwest Side.

Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert about 2:11 a.m. in the 4000 block of West Cortland Street but found no evidence of a crime scene, Chicago police said.

Later, they were notified about three people who had walked into Northwestern Memorial Hospital with gunshot wounds, saying they were shot in the 25th district, police said.

Two 17-year-old boys were hit, one in the leg and the other in the foot, police said. An 18-year-old man was grazed in the hip. All of their conditions were stabilized.

Area North detectives are investigating.

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

The Latest
The second-year forward knows there’s a youth movement underway. Now that he’s healthy, he’s looking to see what part he’ll play in it.
The Illinois Republican has a lot going on at the convention because he wears a lot of hats. He’s a vice chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee — a House GOP political organization — and a member of the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee and the Intelligence Committee.
If the Cubs were good enough to go to Baltimore and sweep a three-game series against the playoff-bound Orioles, it’s too soon to dismiss them.
The Sun-Times’ annual season-opening test of fans’ optimism/pessimism is a little skewed this year. With Caleb Williams, DJ Moore, Keenan Allen & Co. and a defense on the rise, Bears fans have every right to feel good about this team. What can go wrong?