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4 injured in shootings since Wednesday afternoon

4 injured in shootings since Wednesday afternoon

At least four people have been injured, two critically, in shootings citywide since Wednesday afternoon, police said. The most recent shooting occurred in the Fernwood neighborhood at about 8 p.m., said News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines. A 16-year-old boy was standing on the street near the corner of South Union Avenue and West 103rd Street when someone from a passing silver vehicle fired shots, Gaines said. He was hit in the foot and went to Roseland Community Hospital. About an hour earlier, a 41-year-old man was shot in the West Town neighborhood, Gaines said. He was standing on the street in the 2300 block of West Huron Street when he was confronted by someone who shot him,...

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