Four dead in shooting at Chicago hospital

  • Four people were killed in a deadly shooting at the Mercy Hospital in Chicago. According to media reports, a police officer, two female members of the hospital and the gunman himself were killed. The gunman was killed in an exchange of fire. The two female members of the hospital included a doctor and a pharmaceutical assistant. Officials have not suggested a motive; however, they stated that the target of the attack appears to be a woman with whom the gunman was in a relationship. The hospital was immediately evacuated as police surrounded the area.