Chicago/Suburbs

2 Killed By Gunfire In Chicago Thursday

by The Chicago Times Staff

November 19, 2021

CHICAGO – According to Chicago police, a 60-year-old man was murdered on I-55 and in a separate shooting a 22-year-old was murdered in Brighton Park

According to CPD, the 60-year-old male victim was shot the inbound lanes of the Stevenson near Lake Shore Drive around 5:40 a.m. and was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital.

In Brighton Park, a 22-year-old male was shot to death while riding in a car in the 2600 block of West Pershing Road around 9:20 p.m.  According to CPD, the male victim was shot in the head by someone in a light-colored Toyota Camry.  The victim was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital.  The victim has been identified as Rudy Cruz.