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A shooting in the parking lot of Church's Chicken at 87th and King Drive.
Chicago Breaking news has the details:
3 shot dead on South Side
A woman and two men were killed this evening in a shooting near a restaurant and bakery in the Chatham neighborhood on the city's South Side, officials said.Sun-Times has more on this story (by Levois):
The shooting happened about 5 p.m. on the 8700 block of South King Drive, said Police News Affairs Officer Dan O'Brien.
A man and a woman died at the scene. Another man was wounded and taken in serious-to-critical condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died later, according to police and Fire Media.
As of 6 p.m., no one was in custody for the shooting and there was no vehicle description available, O'Brien said.
The three victims, all thought to be in their 20s, were sitting in a car in a parking lot outside a Church's Chicken and a bakery, authorities said.
The woman and one of the men were found dead following the shooting, which occurred in a lot used by a Church’s Chicken restaurant and A Piece of Cake, a long-time local bakery.
The other man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, where he died about 7:05 p.m., officials said. None of the victims was identified by authorities, but all were believed to be in their 20s.
A bakery worker said the woman had picked up a cake at the shop just before the shooting broke out.
“It happened right outside,” said the worker, who declined to give her name but said the block where the business sits is usually peaceful.