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Man killed, woman wounded in West Side attack

They were near the sidewalk in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue when they were shot.

A man was fatally shot August 6, 2021 in Back of the Yards.
A man was killed and a woman wounded July 7, 2021 in Lawndale.
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A man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting Wednesday night in Lawndale on the West Side.

They were attacked near the sidewalk in the 1300 block of South Lawndale Avenue about 7:40 p.m., Chicago police said.

The 59-year-old man was struck in the chest and was taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office identified him as Tyrone Tousant.

The woman, 46, was shot in the foot and was transported to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.

No one was in custody.