(CHICAGO) A man was found shot dead Sunday in a South Side Roseland neighborhood alley and seven others were injured-- one of them a pizza deliveryman who was stabbed multiple times in a robbery -- in acts of violence in Chicago since Friday night.
A man, in his early 20s, was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head about 11:30 a.m. in the 500 block of East 109th Street, police News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan said.
He was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:50 a.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office. The man’s name is being withheld pending family notification.
Other non-fatal acts of violence include a 34-year-old man shot in the Lawndale neighborhood about 6:30 p.m. The shooting happened in the 4000 block of West 16th Street, police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien said.
The victim was shot in the abdomen area and his family took him to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition, O’Brien said.
About 8 p.m., a pizza deliveryman was stabbed five times in a robbery in the South Chicago neighborhood. The attack happened in the 8500 block of South Green Bay Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss said.
The deliveryman called the customer when he arrived at the home, police said. The suspect stabbed the deliveryman in a gangway, then took the food and cash and ran. The 40-year-old victim was taken in serious condition to South Shore Hospital, police said.
A 16-year-old boy was in serious condition after he was shot in the neck Friday night on the South Side. The teen was in a car in the 200 block of East 51st Street when he was shot once in the neck about 11 p.m., police said.
The boy was then driven to Mercy Hospital where he was dropped off, police said, but was later transferred to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County for treatment.
Early Sunday, a man was shot in the arm and another was shot in the back in the 7100 block of West Grand Avenue in the Montclare neighborhood on the Far Northwest Side, police said.
The two men, ages 27 and 28, were leaving a restaurant or bar when they were shot while getting into a car, police said.
They drove themselves to Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center about 3:20 a.m., where they were initially listed in serious condition. They were later transferred to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.
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