9 people shot in Chicago Monday

One of the attacks wounded a 14-year-old boy in Back of the Yards.

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Nine people were shot Nov. 29, 2021, in Chicago.

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Nine people were shot in Chicago Monday.

  • A 14-year-old boy was critically wounded in Back of the Yards on the South Side around 12:50 a.m., police said. He was walking in the 1800 block of West 46th Street when he was shot multiple times in the arm and legs. He taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition.
  • A 20-year-old man was wounded in Bridgeport on the South Side. The man was on the corner in the 800 block of West 31st Street when someone opened fire about 7:30 p.m., police said. He was struck in the thigh and was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition.
  • Two people were shot while in a car in Ravenswood. A 29-year-old man and a woman, 28, were in the 4600 block of North Western Avenue when they were both struck by gunfire about 12:05 a.m., police said. The man was shot three times and the woman was shot in the hip. He was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in serious condition, and the woman was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in fair condition.

Five others were wounded in shootings citywide.

Over the weekend in Chicago, three people were killed and 26 others were wounded.

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