About 7:27 p.m., police were called to an area hospital for a report of two patients with gunshot wounds. They found a man and a woman, both shot.
About 9:20 p.m., police responded to the 2500 block of W. Lafayette Avenue in the city's Bridgeview/Greenlawn neighborhood, in the Western District, for a report of a shooting. They found three victims with gunshot wounds — two male and one female.
Police were investigating both shootings late Tuesday night, said Detective Jeremy Silbert, a police spokesman.
No further information was immediately available.
City police were also investigating a double shooting that occurred Monday night in the Mondawmin neighborhood that left a man and a woman hospitalized. Both victims are expected to survive, police said.
Officers, responding at 9:45 p.m. to reports of gunfire, found a 26-year-old woman suffering from a wound to her leg. She told police she had been shot in the 2000 block of McKean Avenue, near Walbrook Avenue.
While investigating the incident, officers were alerted to a second shooting victim in the neighborhood. They found a 38-year-old man nearby. He had sustained multiple wounds to his lower body during an incident at the same McKean Avenue address, police said.