At least five people have been shot in three attacks on the South and Southwest sides this evening, according to police.
In the latest attack three people, two men and a woman, were shot in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood about 8:30 p.m. The three were shot in the 6200 block of South Rockwell Street, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss.
A woman, 19, was shot in the chest, and a man, 31, was shot multiple times, while a man, 23, was shot in the leg, Purkiss said. All three were being treated at Holy Cross Hospital, said Purkiss, who had no information on the victims' conditions or the circumstances of the shooting.
About 7:45 p,m., a 31-year-old man was shot in Marquette Park neighborhood, Purkiss said. The man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg and his condition was stabilized on the scene, said Purkiss.