2 children, woman shot on Chicago street

2014-04-01T22:17:00Z 2014-04-01T23:17:18Z 2 children, woman shot on Chicago streetThe Associated Press The Associated Press
April 01, 2014 10:17 pm  • 

CHICAGO | Two children and a woman were shot as they walked along a street in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood.

According to Chicago police, a 4-year-old child was shot in the stomach and a 5-year-old boy was shot in the arm Tuesday night.

Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford says the 5-year-old was taken to the University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital in "guarded" condition. The 4-year-old girl who was taken to the same hospital in critical condition.

A 50-year-old woman with the children, who was shot in the leg, was taken to Northwestern Hospital in critical condition. The relationship of the victims wasn't immediately known.

Authorities say they haven't determined a motive for the shooting.

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