Seven reported shot at Chicago Laundromat

WLFI File Photo
WLFI File Photo

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago authorities are reporting seven people, including two teenagers, were shot at a Laundromat in the city’s South Shore neighborhood.

The Chicago Fire Department reports four of the shooting victims were found Monday inside the laundry. Three victims were found on the street outside the business.

Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford says a 14-year-old victim was found a block away from the shooting scene. He was taken in critical condition to the University of Chicago Comer’s Children Hospital. A 16-year-old was also wounded and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious-to-critical condition.

The other victims ranged in age from the 20sto the 50s. They were reported in good to critical condition and taken to other hospitals.

Police haven’t reported any arrests in the incident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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