Two shot in Roseland

Two men were shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side early Saturday.

About 2:55 a.m., the two men were standing outside in the 8800 block of South Princeton when another male walked up and opened fire before running off, police said.

One man, 24, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn with a gunshot wound to his left forearm, police said.

The other man, 21, was shot in the ankle and took himself to Saint Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center, police said. Both of their conditions had stabilized.

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