Little Village shootings putting residents on alert after man shot in face

August 17, 2013 12:02:45 PM PDT
Some Southwest Side residents are demanding action from the city after a series of shootings in the Little Village neighborhood.

One of the most recent shootings happened Friday night.

Chicago police say just after 10 p.m., a suspect shot an 18-year-old man in the face in the 2600-block of South Ridgeway. Then, someone else shot the first accused shooter in the head.

Both victims were taken to the hospital.

Police said the shootings appeared to be gang-related.