3 wounded in South Austin shooting

One of the wounded, a 32-year-old man, was driving down the street when he was struck by gunfire, police said.

SHARE 3 wounded in South Austin shooting
A man was fatally shot August 16, 2021 in Chatham.

Three people were wounded May 27, 2022 on the Northwest Side.

Sun-Times file photo

Three people were shot and wounded Friday night in South Austin on the Northwest Side.

A man was sitting in a parked car with a woman standing by his driver side window in the 900 block of North Lockwood Avenue about 10:15 p.m. when both were struck by gunfire, Chicago police said.

The man, 34, was shot twice in the neck and taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, officials said. The woman, 31, was shot in the elbow and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said. She was in good condition.

Another man, 32, was driving down the street when he was shot in the lower back, police said. He was taken to Rush University Medical Center, where he was listed in good condition, police said.

No one was in custody.

The Latest
Tio Hardiman, president of Violence Interrupters, wants the government to distribute 100,000 flyers to educate the public about the risk of road rage and shootings. Nationally, road rage violence doubled between 2019 and 2021.
York takes over, Reed-Custer dominates, McNamara’s star running back and the Player of the Year race.
The boy went to Comer Children’s Hospital, according to Chicago fire officials. His condition was unknown.
Before Sunday, Fields’ season high was 121 passing yards in a Week 1 downpour at Soldier Field.
It’s a conversation DeRozan has recently had with the likes of LeBron James and Chris Paul, and the idea that at age 33, DeRozan can’t get better is a thought he won’t allow to cross his mind.