Five people were wounded in a mass shooting Friday night in Chatham on the South Side.
A group was standing outside about 9 p.m. in the 800 block of East 79th Street when someone opened fire before fleeing the scene, Chicago police said.
A man and woman were shot and taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, police said. The male, 39 was in critical condition with a gunshot wound to his arm, and the woman, 36, with a gunshot wound to her thigh, was stabilized.
A 50-year-old woman was shot in the arm while a man, also 50, was struck in the ankle, police said. Another man, 43, was shot in the shoulder. They were stabilized and taken to the same hospital.
Police reported no arrests.