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Three hurt in Chicago Heights shooting

Updated: August 10, 2014 6:22AM



Three men were hurt in a shooting in south suburban Chicago Heights on Monday night.

Authorities responded to a shooting in the 1500 block of Shields Avenue about 8:30 p.m., according to Chicago Heights police.

A 24-year-old man was shot twice in the head and taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where he remains in critical condition, police said.

A 23-year-old man was shot in the leg, and treated and released, police said. An 18-year-old man was struck in the head with shrapnel and was also treated and released.



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