7 people shot at Chicago laundromat

A shooting at a Chicago laundromat injured seven people, including two teenagers, on Monday night.
By Kate Stanton Follow @KateStan Contact the Author   |   June 3, 2014 at 3:31 AM

CHICAGO, June 3 (UPI) -- Seven people, including two teenagers, were shot Monday night on Chicago's South Side.

The shooting took place at Sudz, a local coin-operated laundromat, around 8:30 p.m., local time, and spilled into the parking lot of the Horizon Plaza strip mall.

Fire officials said the youngest victim, a 14-year-old boy, collapsed a block away from the scene. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition. A 16-year-old was also injured, while the rest of the victims ranged in age from 27 to 52.

Monday nights shootings come on the heels of a deadly weekend in Chicago. From Friday night to Sunday night, seven people were killed in separate shootings around the city.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
One arrested after Philadelphia college lockdown
Boehner delays House vote for new speaker
NASA releases thousands of Apollo mission photos on Flickr
Snowden: U.S. won't respond to offers to serve prison time
FDA approves new treatment for advanced lung cancer