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4 shot in uptown near wilson cta station, truman college

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4 shot in uptown near wilson cta station, truman college

four people were wounded, one seriously, in a shootout wednesday night in the uptown neighboorhood, police said.around 8:15 p.m., a light-colored suv stopped near the corner of wilson avenue and clifton street where two people were standing, deputy chief al nagode said. at least two people got out of the car and opened fire on the men, one of whom fell instantly after being hit in the 1100 block of west wilson on the north side, nagode said. the other ran northbound through an alley.a unknown gunman fired back at the two suspects who returned to the suv and drove off.two people were taken to illinois masonic hospital by chicago fire personnel. two others drove to the hospital themselves. one person, who suffered gunshot wounds to the chest, was listed in serious condition while the other three were in good condition."there are some historical gang problems in this area," nagpur said. "we have been working really hard in this area to tamp that down. we believe that this was a targeted shooting and not a random act. the subject came here specifically looking for someone."alderman james cappleman urged any witnesses to come forward to help police find all of those involved in the incident."we stand united with police in that we will not tolerate gang violence," cappleman said.a block east of the wilson cta station, police officers wore scarves around their faces as they surveyed the scene of the attack.red crime scene tape encircled the entrance to an eatery. nearby ...