2 men shot inside tow truck in West Town

CHICAGO — Two men were shot while riding in a tow truck in the West Town neighborhood overnight, according to Chicago police.

The men were in the 500 block of North Ogden when a black sedan pulled up around 2:50 a.m., police said. Someone fired shots from the sedan.

Police said a bullet grazed the tow truck driver’s head. The 35-year-old is in good condition at St. Mary’s Hospital. His passenger was shot in the left thigh. He’s in good condition at Stroger Hospital. Police did not release his age.

CPD did not provide a possible motive for the shooting. Officers at the scene said they found two firearms inside the tow truck. They were working to determine if the driver or his passenger had concealed carry licenses.

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