Three men were killed and 11 other people were wounded in incidents around the city beginning late Friday.
One fatality occurred in a shooting about 11:15 p.m. Friday in the University Village neighborhood, where two males were shot, one fatally, in the 1300 block of West 13th Street, according to police News Affairs officer Ron Gaines.
The fatality was identified as Javone Oliphant, 22, of the 5000 block of West Maypole Avenue, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. He was pronounced dead at 12:09 a.m. at Stroger after police said he was shot in the chest and the head.
Another man, 23, was shot in the leg and buttocks and was taken in good condition to Stroger where he was treated and released, the release said.
In another shooting at about 5:30 a.m. today, a man and a woman were shot in the 8500 block of South Givens Court as they sat in a van, said News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan.
The woman, a 34-year-old, was taken to Advocated Christ Medical Center in serious condition, while the man, 25, was pronounced dead at St. Bernard Hospital. He has not yet been identified.
At 8:52 a.m. near 30th Street and Karlov Avenue, a 23-year-old man got into an argument with the driver of a van, who drew a gun and shot him, police said. The victim was then run over by another van, and both vehicles fled the scene.
No one was in custody in the incident; the medical examiner's office declined to release the victim's identity pending notification of relatives.
In other shootings:
About 6:05 p.m Friday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, an 18-year-old-man was involved in an argument about money with another person, who then pulled a gun and shot the 18-year-old in both legs, according to a police press release. The incident occurred in the 4000 block of West West End Avenue. The victim was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where his condition had stabilized.
About 7 p.m. Friday in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side, a 22-year-old male was standing on a corner in the 7700 block of South Essex Avenue when he heard shots and began running, according to a police press release. The victim then noticed he had been shot. He was taken in good condition to South Shore Hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.
Shortly before 8 p.m. Friday, an 18-year-old man was found shot in the back on the South Side in the city's Englewood neighborhood. The shooting happened in a driveway on the 1400 block of West 61st Street, said Police News Affairs Officer Dan O'Brien. The victim was taken in serious condition to Stroger Hospital, O'Brien said.
About 8:35 p.m. Friday in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, an 18-year-old male was standing in a crowd of people in the 6500 block of South Campbell Avenue when a bicyclist rode up and shot him, according to a press release from police. The victim was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center, where his condition had stabilized.
At about 10:05 p.m. Friday in the 3100 block of South Kedvale in the Little Village neighborhood, a man in his 20s was shot in the back in an incident that may have been a robbery, police said. No additional information was available.
At 10:13 p.m. Friday in the Pilsen neighborhood on the Near Southwest Side, a 17-year-old boy was shot in a drive-by in the 1800 block of South Allport Street, according to Gaines. The teen was on the street when a male passenger in a sport utility vehicle yelled gang slogans and fired shots, according to a release from police News Affairs. He suffered a gunshot wound to the back of his head and was taken in serious condition to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, the release said.
At 1:05 a.m. this morning in the South Austin neighborhood, a person was shot in the leg in the 4800 block of West Walton Street, police said.
At 2:03 a.m. this morning, also in South Austin, another person was shot in the leg in the 5300 block of West Ferdinand Street, police said.
At 2:47 a.m. this morning in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, a man possibly in his 40s was shot in the head near South Paulina and West 46th streets, Gaines said. No other information was immediately known.
No one was in custody for the shootings and area detectives were investigating.