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Three Wounded in Pilsen Shooting, One Critically

One man and two women were shot at around 7:21 p.m. Thursday night on the 1800 block of South Throop Street said POlice News Affairs Officer Anne Dwyer.

The woman, in critical condition, sustained a gunshot would to her eye and was taken to Stroger Hospital of Cook County.

One man was shot in the leg and was taken to Stroger as well. The second man was able to take himself to the same hospital. Both were in good condition.

The three victims range in age from 17 to 23.

A police camera near the crime scene is being looked at to determine if it captured anything useful information, and a La Estrella Grocery at 1858 S. Thrrop St., was sectioned off by red police tape.

Residents in the area say there are stunned. Eva Adan, 19, said, “I want to move away.”