Kids Could Have Got Caught In The Crossfire

By: 23 Weekend News
By: 23 Weekend News

One person is hospitalized Sunday afternoon after being shot inside a car. The incident happened around 2 p.m. at this park on Kishwaukee Street and Brooke Road. Police say two cars were chasing each other in the Orton Keyes housing development where authorities say the vehicles then went off the road into the field. That is where multiple shots were fired. One person was struck inside the car which came to rest on Barnum Road and Seventh Street. Police at this point don't know if the shooting was drug or gang related. Nearby neighbors are thankful their loved ones are unharmed. As of Sunday night the victims’ condition is unknown. Authorities are also working on the description of any suspects and the vehicle they were driving.


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