Two young children were wounded in their homes by shots fired from outside on the South Side Wednesday night.
A 3-year-old boy was sleeping when shots were fired in the 700 block of East 93rd Street just before 10 p.m., police said.
A family member found the boy with a gunshot wound in the left elbow. He was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition.
Around the same time, an 8-year-old boy was grazed in the leg from shots fired in the 3600 block of South Rhodes Avenue, police said. He was not taken to a hospital,police said.
No arrests were reported in either shooting.