2 teenagers shot in Humboldt Park; shooter drove away in white vehicle

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Two teenage men were wounded in a drive-by shooting Wednesday afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.

About 2:10 p.m., an18-year-old man was shot in the arm anda 19-year-old was shot in the torso while standing on a corner in the 900 block of North Harding, according to Chicago police. The shooter was inside a white vehicle when he fired.

The two teenagerswere both taken to Stroger Hospital, where their conditions were stabilized.

Area North detectives were investigating.

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