Teen killed, another wounded in South Side shooting - New York News

Teen killed, another wounded in South Side shooting

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

One teen boy was killed and another injured in a South Side shooting late Tuesday, police said.

The teens, 15 and 17, were leaving a store and walking through Robichaux Park in the 9200 block of South Eggleston Avenue at 10:07 p.m. when a white minivan pulled up and someone got out and fired at them, police said.

The 17-year-old was shot in the chest and back and was dead at the scene, police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said. His name was not being released Wednesday morning pending notification of his family.

The 15-year-old was shot in the leg and was taken to Roseland Community Hospital in good condition, police said.

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