Shooting critically injures teen
A 19-year-old motorist was critically injured in a drive-by shooting Monday at Swope Parkway and Cleveland Avenue.
Police were called to the intersection about 3:30 p.m. after reports of gunfire. Police found the victim a few blocks away at Swope and Woodland Avenue. He had been riding in a car with a friend when someone in a white Lincoln opened fire, police said. The victim was hit several times.
Police said they don’t have any evidence indicating that the victim or his friend shot back at the Lincoln. Police did not find any guns in the car.