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2 women shot, wounded on the Northwest Side

Ambulances at the scene of a double shooting early Friday on the Northwest Side. | Network Video Productions

Two women were shot and wounded around 12:15 a.m. Friday as they rode in a vehicle in the 2400 block of North Meade Avenue in Belmont Central on the Northwest Side.

The police said one of them, 19 years old, was shot in the neck and taken in critical condition to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. The other, 18, was shot in the abdomen and also was being treated at Loyola, police said.

Bullet holes riddle the driver side of a parked vehicle following a double shooting early Nov. 4, 2016, in the Belmont Central neighborhood. | Network Video Productions

Bullet holes riddle the driver side of a parked vehicle following a double shooting early Friday. | Network Video Productions