6 shot, 1 fatally, in city shootings on Sunday, Monday

Six people were shot between Sunday and Monday mornings, including a man killed and a woman injured in the South Shore neighborhood, according to Chicago police

In the homicide investigation, a man was shot to death and the woman was shot in the back in South Shore about 10:30 a.m., police said in a media notification. Police were called to the 2600 block of East 75th Street, where they found a man who was deceased and the seriously injured woman, 26.

The woman was rushed to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where she was in serious condition.  No one was in custody, and detectives from Area Central are investigating.

In the most recent shooting, a 42-year-old man was shot in the chest early Monday morning after police said a man tried to rob him in the city’s East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. 

The shooting happened in the 700 block of North Ridgeway Avenue around 1:30 a.m., according to police.

The man was standing on the sidewalk when someone tried to rob him, police said, but the man tried to run and way shot in the chest. He was taken to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized.

In other shootings:

  • A 20-year-old man was shot around 8:45 p.m. in the 13100 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue in the city’s Golden Gate neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. The man was shot in the stomach and taken to an unspecified hospital where his condition was stabilized, according to police. Police released no further information. 
  • Police were called to the 9100 block of South Ellis Avenue in the Burnside neighborhood on the South Side around 2:45 p.m. They found a man, 25, with a gunshot wound to his forearm. Police said the man was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital where his condition was stabilized. Detectives from Area South are investigating, police said. 
  • Around 8 a.m., a 34-year-old man was shot twice in the upper thigh, authorities said. That shooting happened in the 3900 block of West…

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