Teen among 2 shot in Grand Crossing

A 17-year-old boy and a man were in a vehicle in the 7100 block of South Dorchester Avenue when someone fired shots at them from another vehicle, police said.

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A 17-year-old boy and a man were shot Friday in Grand Crossing on the South Side.

They were westbound in a vehicle about 8:54 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Dorchester Avenue when someone fired shots at them from another vehicle, Chicago police said.

The teen and a 19-year-old man were each struck in the hand, police said. They drove to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where they were listed in good condition.

Area Two detectives are investigating.

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Days earlier, a shootout between two people left a woman dead and two others wounded, including one of the alleged gunmen, according to police.
About 3 a.m., the man, 35, was in the passenger seat as a female driver was traveling in the 3800 block of South Kedzie Avenue when he was struck in the neck by gunfire.
The officer was treated and released for minor injuries at an area hospital.
Several people were treated and released by paramedics at the scene.
The teen and a woman were standing outside in the 3700 block of South Langley Avenue about 12:45 a.m. when someone opened fire, striking them both.