WASHINGTON PARK, Ill. (KSDK) - Police are investigating two shootings in Washington Park Wednesday around 6:30 p.m.
Capt. James Morrisey with the Illinois State Police says two people were first shot at 46th and Hallows. The victims were transported to an area hospital where they are receiving treatment for their injuries. Their conditions have not been disclosed.
A short time later a man was shot at 49th and Caseyville. Family members started to drive him to a hospital in Belleville, but stopped and flagged down a police officer in Fairview Heights who was conducting a traffic stop.
The officer determined the man had died from his injuries.
Police are working to determine if the shootings are related.