Police Seek Vehicle In Connection With South Side Shooting Of 5-Year-Old Girl

Sun-Times Media Wire
May 30, 2020 - 12:40 pm
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(Chicago Police)


CHICAGO (WBBMNEWSRADIO) -- Chicago police are asking for help locating a vehicle possibly connected to a drive-by shooting Tuesday in Wentworth Gardens that wounded a 5-year-old girl and two teen boys in the South Side neighborhood.

About 10:40 p.m. Tuesday the boys, 15 and 16, were walking with a group on West Pershing Road near Wells when someone inside a passing dark-colored vehicle fired shots, Chicago police said.

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Police searching for vehicle wanted in connection with May 26, 2020 drive-by in Wentworth Gardens. (Chicago Police)

The 15-year-old was struck in the face and the 16-year-old was struck three times in the leg, police said. A 5-year-old girl who was standing in front of a nearby home with her relatives was also struck in the leg. 

The alleged shooters were seen driving a 2017 black Lincoln MKZ with an Illinois license plate of BH33836, police said Saturday.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Chicago police at 312-747-8380.

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