Man killed, another critically wounded in Gage Park shooting

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Two men were shot, one of them fatally, early Thursday in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The men, both 30, were in a vehicle at 1:03 a.m. in the 5100 block of South Albany when another vehicle drove up and someone inside fired shots, according to Chicago Police. Both victims suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

Manuel J. Hernandez, a Cicero resident,was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:25 a.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The other victim was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition.

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