2 shot, 1 fatally, in Chatham

About 11:55 p.m., the man, 38 and 33, were standing on the sidewalk in the 7900 block of South Eberhart Avenue, when someone approached and fired shots.

A man was found dead Feb. 21, 2022 at Columbia College Chicago.

Two men were shot, one fatally, April 6, 2021, in Chatham.

Adobe Stock Photo

Two men were shot, one fatally, Tuesday in Chatham, according to Chicago police.

About 11:55 p.m., the men, 38 and 33, were standing on the sidewalk in the 7900 block of South Eberhart Avenue, when someone approached and fired shots, Chicago police said.

The 33-year-old was struck in the back and brought to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The older man was struck in the right leg and brought to Jackson Park Hospital in good condition.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified the man as Paliris Singleton.

Area Two detectives are investigating.

Read more oncrime, and track the city’shomicides.

The Latest
Outfield prospect Brennen Davis has already homered in Arizona Fall League play this week.
Lawmakers have said that some components of the SAFE-T Act will have to be changed. But they are sticking with the overall concepts. The gambit could work. But it hasn’t come without political trouble for Gov. J.B. Pritzker.
Mike Lew’s script falters a bit in the second act, but as a whole “Tiger Style!” rings true on so many levels.
The annual salaries for the two positions have been frozen at $133,545 since 2005. Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s proposed budget includes pay raises for both citywide elected officials while keeping the mayor’s salary at $216,210.
“I was moved that it was given by a public library. I grew up in a small southern town where the library was very important to me,” Kushner says.