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2 people shot late Wednesday near 175th and Halsted

Two people went to area hospitals after a shooting incident near 175th and Halsted streets late Wednesday, according to Homewood police.

Officers responded to the area at about 11:40 p.m. and discovered a 21-year-old woman gunshot victim. Homewood Fire Department paramedics transported her to the hospital.

Police said a second gunshot victim, a 31-year-old man, was located shortly after the incident at a nearby hospital. 

No information about the victims’ conditions was included in the police report.

The Homewood Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit is conducting the investigation. Police urge anyone with information related to the incident to call 708-206-3420.

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