CHICAGO (SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - One person was killed and three others were wounded Monday night in a shoot-out in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.
A man and two teens were walking outside when someone fired shots about 10:50 p.m. in the 12300 block of South Yale, according to Chicago Police. Witnesses told police that a 19-year-old man who was killed in the shooting fired the first shots from the gangway and an unknown person returned fire.
The 19-year-old was struck in the face and chest and was pronounced dead at Christ Medical Center, police said.
A 13-year-old boy was shot in the arm and was taken to Comer’s Children’s Hospital where his condition was stabilized and a 16-year-old boy was shot in the foot and thigh. He was taken to Christ Medical Center where his condition was stabilized, police said.
An 18-year-old woman was also shot in the thigh and was stabilized at the same hospital, police said.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office did not immediately confirm the death.
Area South detectives were investigating the shooting.