CFD paramedic grazed by bullet while working on patient at Stroger Hospital; 1 killed, 1 wounded

CFD paramedic grazed by bullet while working on patient at Stroger Hospital; 1 killed, 1 wounded
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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — A paramedic with the Chicago Fire Department was shot at while tending to a patient at Stroger Hospital Saturday night.

Chicago police said someone in an older green Buick shot at the emergency room at Stroger, grazing the bill of a paramedic’s baseball cap as he or she was working on a patient.

It happened at around 10:35 p.m., shattering glass in the hospital doors.

Police said about 10 minutes before, someone shot from a car at two men near Warren Boulevard and Western Avenue.

A 31-year-old man, who was taken to Stroger with gunshot wounds to the chest and arm, died there.

A 28-year-old man was shot in the heel of his right foot. He was listed in good condition.

No one is in custody.