1 dead, 2 wounded in East Garfield Park shooting

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Police investigate after a fatal West Side shooting early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

A 55-year-old man was killed in an East Garfield Park neighborhood shooting that left two other women wounded early Sunday on the West Side.

Officers responding about 1:30 a.m. to a call of a shots fired in the 700 block of North Ridgeway found two people with gunshot wounds, who said they heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police.

Wondale Collier was shot twice in the chest and a 35-year-old woman was shot in the left leg, authorities said.

Collier, of the 700 block of North Lawndale, was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:09 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

The woman’s condition was stabilized at Stroger Hospital, police said.

Another woman, 19, later showed up at Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the ankle, police said. She was listed in good condition.

An East Garfield Park neighborhood block is decorated for a party near the scene of a fatal shooting early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

An East Garfield Park neighborhood block is decorated for a party near the scene of a fatal shooting early Sunday. | Network Video Productions

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