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Man dead, at least 16 hurt in shootings

Man dead, at least 18 hurt in shootings

A man was killed and at least 18 others have been wounded since Thursday afternoon across the city, police said. Around 11:40 p.m., a 35-year-old man was shot to death and a 19-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side, said Officer Amina Greer, a Chicago Police Department spokeswoman. Both men were standing on a sidewalk in the 8900 block of South Houston Avenue when someone fired shots from a passing vehicle, Greer said. The 35-year-old was hit in the upper left chest and pronounced dead at the scene, police said. His body was inside a home in front of where the shooting happened, police said. The 19-year-old was struck in the...

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