Three people were hurt in overnight shootings in the West and Southwest Sides, including an apparent drive-by that injured a 17-year-old girl walking down the sidewalk, authorities said.
About 10:45 p.m., the 17-year-old girl was walking in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue when shots were fired from a passing vehicle,
The girl was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she was listed in good condition, Gaines said.
Police were searching for a dark-colored vehicle the shooter was believed to have been traveling in at the time of the shooting, which happened in the Gage Park neighborhood.
Earlier in the night, a man was shot in the back and side about 8:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of West 35th Street, Gaines said.
The 28-year-old man was taken from the scene of the shooting in the Brighton Park neighborhood to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition, police said.
About 3:10 a.m., a 38-year-old woman was shot in the shoulder in the 2500 block of South Springfield Avenue, Gaines said.
The woman was taken from the scene of the shooting, which happened in the
Area Central detectives are investigating the shootings.
The shootings bring to at least 29 the number of people shot and wounded over the weekend. At least seven people were shot and killed, with another man's body discovered after he was shot likely some time ago, according to police.