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Orr basketball player among 6 shot at party in Austin

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Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video) Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video)
Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video) Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video)
Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video) Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video)
Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video) Six people were shot during a party early Sunday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. (NVP News video)
CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Six people were shot early Sunday morning in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, including Orr Academy basketball player Tyquone Greer.

The shooting happened about 3:30 a.m. in the 4900 block of West Race, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

Two males were allegedly involved in an argument at a party, Alfaro said. One male left, returned with a handgun and opened fire into the home.

Four of the victims are in stable condition at area hospitals, police said. An 18-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the upper left arm, a 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the left calf and a 17-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to the face were all taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. A 22-year-old man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with a gunshot wound to the upper left leg.

The other two victims were listed in serious condition about 4:15 a.m., Alfaro said.

Orr coach Louis Adams confirmed that Greer was the man shot in the calf.

A 20-year-old man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital with gunshot wounds to the chest, back and leg, and a 20-year-old woman was in serious condition with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and lower left leg, Alfaro said. She drove or was driven to Loretto Hospital, but was being transferred to Mount Sinai Hospital.

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