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1 dead, 5 wounded in shootings since Wednesday afternoon

1 dead, 5 wounded in shootings since Wednesday afternoon

One person was killed and at least five have been wounded by gunfire citywide since Wednesday afternoon, police said. The fatal shooting occurred about 3:40 a.m. Thursday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, said Officer Amina Greer, Chicago Police Department spokeswoman. A 21-year-old man was shot in the head, back and arm in the 12000 block of South Prairie Avenue, Greer said, citing preliminary information. He was taken to Roseland Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. No further information was immediately available. The most recent nonfatal shooting occurred at 3:20 a.m. Thursday in the Homan Square neighborhood on the West Side, Greer...

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