1 dead, child, 3, injured in separate shootings

July 1, 2012 4:22:01 AM PDT
One man is dead and two other people wounded after a shooting in the West Side Garfield Park neighborhood.

Police said the victims were gathered with others in a park in the 300-block of South Albany Avenue when gunfire erupted just before 1 a.m. Sunday.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the head and died. A 27-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman were wounded and treated at hospitals.

No one is in custody yet.

In another shooting, a 3-year-old boy was shot in the arm while walking with his mother and father.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday. Paramedics took him to the hospital in stable condition.

Detectives don't think the child was the target.

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