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Chicago sees violent night Wednesday

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Wednesday night was a violent night in Chicago. One person was killed and eight others were injured in a five hour span across the city.

The victims in those shootings ranged from 17 to 43 years old. Police have not yet made any arrests in connection to the shootings.

A 30-year-old South Side rapper with ties to Chief Keef was shot and killed about 9:30 p.m. in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth Street, authorities said.

Mario Hess, also known as Blood Money, had recently signed a record deal with Interscope Records and who had recorded tracks with his cousin Chief Keef, was found lying on a sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the chest, according to police and Hess' manager.

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A 33-year-old man wounded in the shooting was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said.

The most recent non-fatal shooting happened about 9:25 p.m. in the Roseland neighborhood.

A man, 30, was standing on a front porch about 9:25 p.m. in the 10700 block of South Wentworth Avenue, when a male fired shots from across the street, police said. He suffered a gunshot wound to the right buttocks and was taken to Roseland Community Hospital, where he was listed in "stable" condition."

About 7:40 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the Chatham neighborhood.

The teenager was shot in the right foot in the 8200 block of South Ellis Avenue, police said. He was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital in good condition.

About 10 minutes earlier, a man was shot in the Logan Square neighborhood.

The man, 27, suffered a gunshot to the right thigh about 7:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of West Homer Street, police said. He took himself to Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center, where he was listed in "stable" condition.

About 6:35 p.m., a woman was shot in the South Chicago neighborhood.

The 43-year-old woman was standing on the sidewalk about 6:35 p.m. in the 8500 block of South Kingston Avenue when she heard shots and felt pain, police said. She suffered a gunshot wound to the arm and took herself to Advocate Trinity Hospital, where she was listed in good condition.

About 15 minutes earlier, a 17-year-old boy was shot and critically injured in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood in what police say may have been a gang-related attack.

The boy was standing on a sidewalk in the 6300 block of South Mozart Street about 6:20 p.m. when someone walked up to him from a gangway and fired a shot that hit the boy in the head, police said

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition, and the shooter drove off in a black vehicle, police said.

About 5:50 p.m., a man was shot at a restaurant in the Ashburn neighborhood.

The 20-year-old man was standing in the restaurant in the 8400 block of South Kedzie Avenue about 5:50 p.m. when shots were fired through the window, police said. The man felt pain and ran a short distance before being taken to Holy Cross Hospital with a gunshot wound to his right foot. He was listed in good condition, police said.

Less than one hour earlier, a man was shot in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood.

The man, 31, suffered a graze-wound to the back about 5:10 p.m. in the 4800 block of West Fullerton Avenue, police said. He was taken to Presence Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center where he was treated and released. Police believe the shooting may be gang-related.

The Sun Times Media Wire contributed to this story.

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