Seven People Shot in Chicago Park

Published June 26th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

Seven people were shot at a south Chicago park late Sunday, police said. 

According to local media reports, four of the shooting victims were in critical condition, reportedly with multiple gunshot wounds. 

CNN reported that the shooting at Jackson Park occurred near a concert attended by at least 5,000 people. It was not immediately known whether the victims were concertgoers. 

Matthew Jackson, Chicago police department spokesman told AFP that two suspects were arrested and two firearms recovered - CHICAGO (AFP) 


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