Drive-by shooting leaves 1 wounded outside South Loop nightclub, Chicago police say

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Friday, November 10, 2023
1 in custody after shooting outside nightclub
Police say a man walked out of Deja Vu Showgirls club when a black Tesla pulled up, fired shots and then took off.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man was shot after escorting someone outside of a nightclub in the South Loop Thursday morning, Chicago police said.

The shooting took place at about 4:12 a.m. outside the nightclub Deja Vu Showgirls in the 400-block of South Clinton Street.

Police said the 30-year-old victim escorted someone outside of the club and moments later, a black Tesla approached.

Someone inside of the Tesla fired and struck the victim in the knee, police said. He was transported to Stroger Hospital in good condition.

Police said a Tesla was stopped in DuSable Lake Shore Drive near 18th Street in connection with the shooting, One person is in custody and charges are pending, police said.

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