Mercy Hospital shooting
On November 19, 2018, a mass shooting took place at the Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. An attending physician, a pharmaceutical assistant, a Chicago Police officer and the perpetrator were killed.
Local authorities identified the suspect as a 32-year-old man who was killed by police. The perpetrator was discovered within the hospital at around 3:20 p.m. and shot in the head.
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- Espana, Melissa (November 19, 2018). "Chicago officer shot, multiple victims after active shooter incident at Mercy Hospital". WGN-TV. Retrieved November 19, 2018.
- "Officer in critical condition after shooting near Chicago's Mercy Hospital, police say". CBS News. November 19, 2018. Retrieved November 19, 2018.
- "Mercy Hospital Shooting: 2 dead, including gunman; Chicago officer among those shot". ABC7 WLS Chicago. November 19, 2018. Retrieved November 19, 2018.
- "Chicago's Mercy Hospital secured after shooting injures officer, multiple victims reported". CNN. November 19, 2018. Retrieved November 19, 2018.