At Least 11 People Wounded In 2 Overnight Shootings In Chicago

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AS WE GO INTO THE AFTERNOON. IT’S MORE ABOUT WHERE WE’RE HEADED FROM HERE COMING UP. BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING. MASS SHOOTINGS TAKING PLACE IN CHICAGO. AT LEAST 12 PEOPLE SHOT AND ALL OF THESE AFTER 1:00 THIS MORNING. CBS S 2 JOINING US LIVE WHERE SEVERAL OF THE VICTIMS WERE TAKEN. SUSAN, GOOD MORNING. THIS HAS JUST BEEN A HEART BREAKING MORNING FOR SO MANY FAMILIES IMPACTED BY THE GUN VIOLENCE. DOCTORS HAVE BEEN BUSY TREATING PATIENTS AND THE EMERGENCY ROOM IS ON A BYPASS MEANING THEY NO LONGER ACCEPTING AMBULANCES AT THIS HOUR. THE LATEST SHOOTING HAPPENED AT 18th AVENUE. FOUR MEN SHOT AND ONE OF THEM DIED AT THE SCENE AND THREE OTHERS WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL IN FAIRLY GOOD CONDITION. WE TALKED TO A MAN OUTSIDE THE HOSPITAL WHO SAID HIS 33-YEAR- OLD SON WAS KILLED IN THE SHOOTING. HE WENT TO HANG OUT WITH FRIENDS WHEN SOMEONE SHOT THEM. THIS IS OUR SECOND SUN WE LOST TO VIOLENCE. THIS IS IN THE CITY. IT’S NOT SAFE TO LIVE HERE. EARLIER, POLICE GOT A CALL FROM MULTIPLE PEOPLE SHOT. AT THE SCENE, POLICE FOUND FIVE VICTIMS. THE VICTIM, TWO MEN AND THREE WOMEN ARE BETWEEN 19 AND 25- YEARS-OLD. POLICE SAY A 21-YEAR-OLD MAN WAS TAKEN TO MOUNT. POLICE BELIEVE SOMEONE IN A BLACK CAMARO PULLED UP AND SHOT THEM. TWO MORE VICTIMS FROM THE SAME SHOOTING SHOWED UP HERE AT THE HOSPITAL. THEY ARE STABLE AND POLICE ARE STILL LOOKING FOR THE GUNMAN IN THE TWO SEPARATE SHOOTINGS.

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