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City's weekend toll climbs as over a dozen shot late Sunday

At least 21 people were shot in Chicago in a 12-hour span starting early Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.

Gunfire broke out on the North, South and West sides in that stretch and claimed at least three lives while wounding at least 18: a 14-year-old boy shot in the Austin neighborhood Sunday, and two people shot by police Sunday.

Police believe three people were wounded, one fatally, in a shootout about 9 p.m. near the 900 block of East 80th Street close to South Ingleside Avenue in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, according to police.

A fourth person, believed to have fatally shot at least one of the three, was fatally shot himself by a police officer moments afterward when he turned toward police with a gun in his hand, according to a police union spokesman.

Details about the other three people shot were not immediately released. One of the three, a 22-year-old man, was taken in critical condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he later died, officials said. He was identified as Amelio Johnson, of the 10800 block of South Vernon Avenue.

In other shootings:

• About 2:20 a.m. Monday, a 24-year-old man was shot in the 6600 block of South Drexel Avenue in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The man was shot in the hand and taken to University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

• About 12:45 a.m. Monday, an 18-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man were shot in the 12000 block of South Perry Avenue in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. The woman was hit in the chest and the man in the shoulder, police said. Both were brought to Advocate Christ, where their conditions were said to be stabilized.

• Also about 12:45 a.m. Monday, two men were shot in the 6600 block of South State Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The two men, who are 21 and 22, were at a gas station when someone started shooting, according to police. The older man was struck in the groin and listed in serious condition at Saint Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center. The younger man was hit in the thigh and is listed in good condition, also at Saint Bernard.

• About 11:40 p.m. Sunday, a 42-year-old man was shot in the 9800 block of South Woodlawn Avenue in the Cottage Grove Heights neighborhood on the South Side. Someone opened fire from a dark vehicle, hitting the man in the ankle, police said. The vehicle then fled northbound, according to police. The man was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital, where he was listed in good condition.

• About 11:15 p.m. Sunday, a 17-year-old boy was shot in an alley in the 11800 block of South LaSalle Street in West Pullman police said. A dark vehicle pulled up and someone inside started shooting, according to police. The boy was hit in the leg and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

• About 10:05 p.m., a 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg in the 7200 block of South May Street in Englewood, police said. Hospital information was not immediately released, but police said the boy's condition was stabilized.

• About 9:10 p.m., a 23-year-old man was shot in the shoulder in the 4500 block of North Clarendon Avenue of the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side, police said. He was listed in good condition at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, police said.

• About 9 p.m., two men were shot in the 7900 block of South Marshfield Avenue in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. The two were on a corner when a gray SUV pulled up and someone stepped out and started shooting, police said. One of the two men, 18, was shot in the neck and taken to Advocate Christ, where his condition was stabilized. The second man, 21, suffered a graze wound to the chest and was taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

• A 15-year-old boy and a 20-year-old woman were shot about 7:15 p.m. in the 5800 block of South Wabash Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Police said the shooting may have been a drive-by involving a minivan with four people inside. The boy was hit in the buttocks and taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where his condition was stabilized, police said. The woman was struck in the foot and taken in good condition to University of Chicago Medical Center.

• About 3:20 p.m., two teenage boys were hurt in a shooting in the 5400 block of South Bishop Street in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. Police said the younger boy, 14, was shot in the leg and taken to University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital, where his condition was stabilized. The older boy, 17, suffered a graze wound to the torso. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized.

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