Chicago police: 2 men wounded in Burnside shooting

Two men were wounded in a shooting in Chicago's Burnside neighborhood on the South Side Wednesday night. 

Officers responded to a report of a person shot in the 600 block of East 88th Place around 8:50 p.m. and found two victims who were struck by gunfire. 

A 19-year-old man was shot in the hip and arm. He was transported to University of Chicago Medical Center in fair condition. 

The second victim, a 24-year-old man, was struck once in the leg and transported to Trinity Hospital, also in fair condition. 


One of the victims told the officers that they were shot at by a male offender who fled the scene on foot. 

There is no one in custody. Area Two detectives are investigating.