1 dead, 13 wounded in overnight shootings - FOX 32 News Chicago

1 dead, 13 wounded in overnight shootings

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

CAUGHT IN THE CROSSFIRE: A 17-year-old boy is dead and at least 13 others have been wounded in shootings since Monday night.

Alixi Johnson was standing with a man and two women in a park in the 2100 block of East 96th at 10:18 p.m. when someone shot at them, according to police.

Johnson, of the 9600 block of South Merrill Avenue, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, and pronounced dead at 11:01 p.m.

A woman, 24, was shot in the abdomen and taken to Stroger Hospital, while a 30-year-old woman was shot in the leg and taken to Christ, officials said.

A man, 21, was shot in the left leg and was also taken to Stroger.

All three were listed in stable condition Monday night.

A 13-year-old boy was shot in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood Monday night.

The boy was hit in the thigh in the 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue, at around 10 p.m.

He's listed in good condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center.

An 18-year-old man was also shot in the back and foot. He's in stable condition at Holy Cross Hospital.

At least 9 others were wounded in shootings on the city's South and West sides. Most were hospitalized in good condition.

The most recent shooting happened about 4 a.m. when a 28-year-old woman suffered a graze wound to the back while sitting in a parked vehicle in the 7000 block of South Wentworth Avenue.

She was taken in good condition to Stroger.

No one was in custody for any of the shootings early Tuesday.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.

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