Friday night gang-related shooting west of Washington Park, two teens were shot at a playground just south of the University at 12:30 a.m. Saturday night. According to the Sun-Times, police have two "persons of interest" in custody related to the shooting, although no charges have yet been filed.
One of the victims, a 17-year-old boy, was shot in the neck and remains in critical condition at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. The other, a 16-year-old girl, was shot in the leg and was listed in stable condition at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County.
There is no indication yet that the two incidents are linked.