Chicago police say a man shot and killed in a driveway attack has died.
Police Chief Eddie Johnson said the man was shot Wednesday afternoon and later died.
Chicago Police Chief, Eddie Johnson speaks during a press conference at the Police Academy at the Chicago Police Department headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, Wednesday, May 19, 2017.
The incident began about 5 p.m. in the 1600 block of South Ashland Avenue, where police said they responded to a domestic disturbance call, Johnson said.
A man walked up to a woman and threatened to kill her.
After the man left, Johnson continued his investigation, and police say he shot and wounded the man.
At the scene, police found the man in the driveway with multiple gunshot wounds.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the woman was in a vehicle parked outside the home when the shooting occurred.
A woman and her child were also in the vehicle when the shots were fired, and both were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Police did not release the child’s name.
Johnson did not identify the victim.
The chief did say that the woman’s condition was critical.
“The woman was the one who called 911, the police were on the scene within an hour of her call,” Johnson said, adding that she was in stable condition.
As for the child, the child was not in the home at the time of the shooting, Johnson added.
The child was located in a neighbor’s yard and taken to Children’s Hospital of Chicago.
Authorities have not yet released the names of the victim’s children.
An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated the victim was the man who was shot.