At least seven people have been injured in a shooting that occurred on Chicago’s lakefront, according to WLS-TV.
The shooting occurred near Fullerton Avenue and Lake Shore Drive at around 3:20 a.m. Saturday morning.
The incident stemmed from a verbal altercation between two groups, one that was walking towards the lakefront and one that was walking away. During the altercation, people from both groups pulled out guns and shot at each other.
According to ABC Chicago, “three women – 28, 27 and 24 years old – were taken to local hospitals with gunshot wounds to the leg, arm and shoulder, respectively, police said. Two men, 28 and 25, were both shot in the leg and taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Those five people are in good condition, police said.
One woman, 24, was struck multiple times in the leg and taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in serious condition, police said. Another woman, 46, took herself to Holy Cross Hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the chest.”