Man and woman wounded in South Side shooting

They were attacked in the 7000 block of South Eberhart Avenue in Park Manor, police said.

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Two people were wounded Thursday morning in a shooting in Park Manor on the South Side.

The man and woman, both 20, were sitting in a parked car in the 7000 block of South Eberhart Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire around 1:50 a.m., Chicago Police said.

The man suffered wounds to the abdomen and was grazed in the waist, while the woman was grazed in the leg, police said.

They went to St. Bernard Hospital, police said. The woman was released and the man was transferred to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized.

No one was in custody.

A few hours earlier, a 14-year-old boy and a man in his 20s were shot in Morgan Park on the Far South Side.

The two were sitting in a parked car around 12:10 a.m. in the 1600 block of West Waseca Place when someone fired from another car, police said.

The teen was struck twice in the head, according to police. The man, 29, was grazed in the head and refused medical treatment.

The teen was taken to Roseland Hospital by a family member and then transported to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said. He was listed in critical condition.

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