CHICAGO — Four people, including a 16-year-old boy, were shot in daytime incidents Monday, police said.
The boy was one of two wounded in an incident in the 8000 block of South Avalon Avenue at 4:18 p.m., police said.
The two were in a car when a blue sedan with two men inside pulled up. One of those men shot at them.
The boy was shot in the chest and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in serious condition.
The man was grazed in his left cheek and refused medical attention.
The victims are documented gang members, police said.
Earlier, two men were wounded in separate shootings Woodlawn that occurred within two minutes and a half-mile of each other.
At 12:11 p.m., a 22-year-old man was shot in his buttocks while standing on the street in the 6400 block of South Eberhart Avenue, police said. The victim, a documented gang member, was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he is in good condition.
Two minutes earlier, a 21-year-old man was walking in the 700 block of East 62nd Street when a car pulled up and a gunman exited, police said.
The man, a documented gang member, was shot multiple times in the body before the gunman fled the scene. The victim was taken to Stroger in serious, but stable, condition.