3 killed, 5 teens among 39 wounded in shootings in Chicago this weekend

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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — Three people were killed and 39 others — including five teens — wounded in shootings in Chicago from 5 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

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One person was killed and four others wounded in a drive-by Sunday morning in West Town on the Northwest Side. Gunfire erupted from a dark-colored vehicle at about 3:40 a.m. in the 1500 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, striking five people, Chicago police said. A 32-year-old man was shot in the chest and taken to Stroger Hospital, where he died, police said. Another man, 30, was shot in his left leg, and was taken to Stroger, police said. A woman, 22, was shot in her right leg, and a 25-year-old woman was shot in her back, police said. Both were also taken to Stroger, police said. Another 25-year-old woman went to Swedish Covenant Hospital with a gunshot wound to her left leg, police said. Their conditions were stabilized, according to police.

A man was shot to death Saturday night in Little Village on the Southwest Side. The 45-year old was on the sidewalk at about 7:15 p.m. in the 2800 block of South Kildare Avenue when a vehicle pulled up and two people got out before firing shots, police said. He was struck in the torso and was transported to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. His name hasn’t been released.

Another man was found fatally shot in Fernwood on Sunday night on the Far South Side. Police found the man, whose age was unknown, unresponsive in an alley with gunshot wounds to the arm and abdomen at about 11:10 p.m. in the 300 block of West 102nd Street, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he died, police said. His name hasn’t been released yet.