12-year-old girl among 6 hurt in shooting at vigil for Chicago homicide victim

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CHICAGO -- A 12-year-old girl is among six people hurt in a shooting at a restaurant during memorial in Chicago.

Chicago police say the shooting happened at about 8:15 p.m.Wednesday near the intersection of 75th and Rhodes in the Park Manor neighborhood on the South Side.

Police spokesman Ron Gaines says the girl suffered a graze wound to the head and is in stable condition.

Gaines says a 16-year-old boy and a 20-year-old woman are hospitalized in serious condition with gunshot wounds.

He says the other victims range in age from 17 to 43-years-old and are in good condition.

Community activist Jedidiah Brown says the shooting took place at a vigil for another victim of gun violence in Chicago. He says the mother of the person being remembered was among those shot.

The mass shooting was gang-related and a case of retaliation, according to Brown.

Police say the shooting remains under investigation.