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Man killed, 2 women wounded at party in Back of the Yards

They were outside at a party in the 5200 block of South Lowe Street when shots were fired Monday night.

A 17-year-old boy was shot July 21, 2021 in the Near West Side.
Three people were shot, one fatally, June 14, 2021, in Back of the Yards.
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A man was killed and two women were wounded in a shooting Monday night in Back of the Yards on the South Side.

They were outside at a party in the 5200 block of South Lowe Street when shots were fired about 11:05 p.m., Chicago police said.

A 24-year-old man was shot in the head and taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

He was identified as Carl Jackson by the Cook County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy ruled his death a homicide.

A 25-year-old woman was struck in the leg and a 43-year-old woman was hit in the ankle, police said. They were both taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where they were in good condition.

No one was in custody.