1 shot dead, 1 wounded in Englewood: police

Donnie J. Weathersby, 31, was shot in the head and torso in the 7400 block of South Stewart Avenue, authorities said.

SHARE 1 shot dead, 1 wounded in Englewood: police
A man was killed in a shooting July 14, 2020, in the 7400 block of South Stewart Avenue in Englewood.

A man was fatally shot, and another wounded, July 14, 2020, in the 7400 block of South Stewart Avenue.

Google Maps

Two people were shot, one fatally, Tuesday afternoon in Englewood on the South Side, police said.

About 12:55 p.m., the 31-year-old was in the 7400 block of South Stewart Avenue when a dark-colored vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, striking him in the head and torso, Chicago police said.

The man was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, Chicago police said.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified him as Donnie J. Weathersby. He lived in Englewood.

A second person, a 42-year-old man, was also standing outside with the man was shot in the foot, police said. He took himself to the same hospital and is in good condition.

Area One detectives are investigating.

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

The Latest
After two Cubs ejections mid-game Tuesday, manager Craig Counsell expanded on his stance the next day.
Lawyers for the city said U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Cummings had a conflict because he signed onto a report about torture by Chicago police. Cummings says city lawyers did not try to remove another judge — who once prosecuted Burge.
The team’s new manager hasn’t been able to get his players untracked offensively.
Andrea Garcia, 45, the mother of five, was killed when a Lexus ran a red light Tuesday night and hit Honda about 11:20 p.m. at Biesterfield and Meacham roads.
The notion that the quarterback could return kickoffs for the Steelers was “interpreted ... wrong,” Fields told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.