16-year-old boy shot, 11-year-old girl grazed in West Pullman

Both were taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition, according to police.

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A 16-year-old boy was shot and an 11-year-old girl grazed Jan. 18, 2022 on the Far South Side.

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A 16-year-old boy was shot in the arm and an 11-year-old girl grazed in the back in West Pullman on the Far South Side Tuesday.

The two were on the sidewalk in the 12200 block of South Lowe Avenue about 4:15 p.m. when a dark-colored car pulled up and someone inside opened fire, Chicago police said.

The boy and girl were taken to Comer Children’s Hospital in good condition, according to police.

No one was in custody.

Hours earlier, a 15-year-old boy was fatally shot in Noble Square and two teens were shot in Englewood.

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The male, whose age was unknown, was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.