2 teens wounded in Fernwood shooting

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Two teenage boys were wounded in a shooting Tuesday morning in the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side.

About 10:30 a.m., the shooter appeared from a gangway in the 9900 block of South Parnell and began firing the boys, ages 15 and 16, while they stood onasidewalk in the block, Chicago Police said.

The older boy was struck in the abdomen and taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said. The younger boy suffered a gunshot wound to his right forearm and was taken to Roseland Community Hospital. Both of their conditions had stabilized.

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