Near North Side: 4 shot while sitting in vehicle at gas station, Chicago police say


Four people were shot Tuesday morning while they were sitting in a parked vehicle at a gas station on the Near North Side.

About 12:40 a.m. the four people were sitting in a vehicle at a gas station in the 300 block of West Chicago Avenue, when someone inside a red sedan fired shots before fleeing, Chicago police said.

A 26-year-old woman was struck in her left leg and a 28-year-old man was struck in the hand, police said. A 23-year-old man was grazed by a bulled on the right side of his torso and a 19-year-old man was struck in the stomach and back.

All four were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital and are in good condition, police said.

Area Three detectives are investigating.

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