Evanston Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred Sunday night at approximately 7:15 p.m., when police responded to a call of shots fired in the area of Lyons Street. and Dodge Avenue.
One victim was located in the 1800 block of Lyons Street and a second was located in the 1600 block of Dodge Avenue, where, it was learned, he had fled on foot.
One victim is a 21-year-old male resident of Des Plaines who had been shot in the knee; he is currently in good condition at EvanstonHospital, police said in a statement released late Sunday night. The second victim is a 20-year-old male resident of Evanston. He was shot in the back and, on Sunday night was reportedly in fair condition at EvanstonHospital.
Police said detectives are investigating the incident and have determined that the incident was not a random act and that the victims were known to the offender. At this time no one is in police custody.