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Two men wounded in shooting on Near West Side

Two men were shot Friday night on the Near West Side.

The men, ages 20 and 21, were sitting in a parked mini van in the 2300 block of West Washington Street at 9:10 p.m. when they heard shots and felt pain, police said.

The 20-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the right foot, and took himself to Rush University Medical Center where his condition was stabilized, police said.

The 21-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the lower back, and was taken to Stroger Hospital where his condition was stabilized, police said.