AMERICA—Five people were shot on Sunday, August 30 outside of Lume’s Pancake House in Chicago, IL, where one person was killed.
The incident was reported at 116th and Western Avenue around 1:30 p.m. where patrons of the eatery were shot while dining outside. The Chicago Police Department reported that shots were fired by a suspect in a white SUV. Witnesses reported that around 20 shots were fired.
The CPD noted the suspect, a male victim, 31, who died on scene, was the intended target. A 43-year-old woman sustained multiple injuries to the abdomen and buttocks, while a second woman and man, both 32, were shot in the thighs. A third woman, 30, suffered wounds to her foot and was transferred to Little Company of Mary Hospital. Authorities reported all victims were stabilized at the scene and others were taken to the Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn for further examination.
No suspects were apprehended and the CPD is still investigating the crime. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact @CPDTIP.COM.