CHICAGO - Four people were shot, including an 8-year-old boy, Wednesday in West Garfield Park on the West Side.
They were standing on the sidewalk about 10:10 p.m. in the 700 block of South Karlov Avenue when someone in a black SUV unleashed gunfire, Chicago police said.
The boy was struck in his legs and taken to a hospital in fair condition, police said.
Two men, both 26 years old, were also in fair condition at a hospital with gunshot wounds to the leg and arm respectively, police said. A third man, 36, was shot in the leg and taken to a hospital in fair condition.
Chicago police investigate the scene where 4 people were shot including a 8-year-old boy in the 700 block of South Karlov | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times
Area Four detectives are investigating.
Children appear to be falling victim to gun violence in increasing numbers in 2020.
FOX 32 News contributed to this report.