5 shot, 1 fatally, in Homan Square drive-by

The shooting happened about 6 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Flournoy Street.

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Chicago Police work the scene where multiple people were shot in the 3300 block of West Flournoy Street in the Homan Square neighborhood, Friday, Aug. 19, 2022.

Chicago Police work the scene where multiple people were shot in the 3300 block of West Flournoy Street in the Homan Square neighborhood on Friday evening.

Tyler Pasciak LaRiviere/Sun-Times

One person was killed and four others wounded in a shooting Friday evening in Homan Square on the West Side.

About 6 p.m., the group was standing outside a home in the 3300 block of West Flournoy Street when a vehicle drove by and someone inside opened fire, Chicago police said.

Justin D. Griffin, 33, was struck multiple times and transported to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Four other men, ranging in age from 31 to 56, were shot and transported to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.

There was no one in custody.

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