Woman killed, boy, 14, shot in Far South Side drive-by

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CHICAGO — A woman was killed and a boy was injured in a drive-by shooting in the city’s Jeffery Manor neighborhood Friday night.

The 42-year-old woman and 14-year-old boy were walking through a parking lot at the 2300 block of East 100th Street around 8:24 p.m. in the Jeffery Manor neighborhood when a black SUV approached them and an unknown individual fired shots at them.

The woman sustained a gunshot wound to the hip and was transported to the University of Chicago medical Center in critical condition. She was pronounced dead a short time after.

4 shot, two dead in shooting at gathering on Far South Side

The boy sustained a gunshot wound to the shoulder and was transported to Comers Children’s Hospital in good condition.

No one is in custody and police are investigating the incident.

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I hope they find the cowards responsible for this. RIP to the woman and a speedy recovery for the child. Senseless.


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