2 teens shot and killed on South Side

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CHICAGO – Two teens were shot and killed on Chicago’s South Side this afternoon.


Police say the 18-year-old female and the 17-year-old male were shot in the 8100 block of South Kimbark in the Avalon Park neighborhood.

Police say the victims were on foot and shot by two unknown suspects who approached them an opened fire.

Police say the female was shot in the chest and the male was shot in the back and in the leg.  They were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.

No suspects are in custody.  Police are investigating.


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