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Woman shot in Jefferson Park; 2 in custody

SHARE Woman shot in Jefferson Park; 2 in custody
SHARE Woman shot in Jefferson Park; 2 in custody

A woman was wounded in a drive-by shooting Friday evening in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

The 31-year-old was standing in an alleyabout 7:30 p.m. in the 4600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue when someone in a white SUV fired shots, according to Chicago police.

Shewas taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center with a gunshot wound to her leg, police said.The womanwas listed in good condition.

Two people possibly connected to the shooting were arrested shortly afterward.

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