Two teens sustain non-fatal injuries in shooting near ETHS

Sophia Bollag, Assistant Summer Editor

Two teenagers were shot Monday evening about a block from Evanston Township High School, resulting in non-life threatening injuries, police said.

The two male Evanston residents, 16 and 18, were shot in the 1900 block of Emerson Street just before 7:30 p.m. One was shot in the hand and the thigh, and the other was shot in the arm. They were transported to Evanston Hospital for treatment.

As of about 9 p.m. Monday, no suspects had been taken into custody.

This is the third shooting in Evanston this month. On July 7, two Evanston residents sustained non-life threatening injuries in separate shootings.

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