Edgeville Buzz

Two People Shot In An Apparent Drive-By Monday Night On Kenmore

gunsIn what was an apparent drive by shooting on Monday night at 9:10 p.m., two people were injured by gun shots in Edgewater. The incident occurred near Thorndale on the 5900 block of Kenmore.

The two people who were shot, a 29-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman, were standing on that block when the bullets started flying from a passing car. Both were taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Evanston. The woman was shot in the leg and her condition has stabilized, however, the man was shot in the abdomen and is in serious condition.

Many people took to Edgeville Buzz’s Facebook page where they posted about loud gunshots and a women screaming. One person wrote’ “I heard it over on Sheridan and Thorndale. 3 of them around 9:10 sirens within seconds after. Last I checked Thorndale was closed at the alley going west. What is up with that corner?” Another wrote, “I heard the shots and looked through my window..saw and heard screaming coming from the building next door.”

There has been no arrests as of yet and the shooting is under investigation.

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