Four people, including two boys, ages 13 and 14, were shot in an attack in the Washington Park neighborhood Monday afternoon, relatives and authorities said.
The four were shot in the 5700 block of South Michigan Avenue about 4:43 p.m., one boy in the left side of the chest, the other boy in the left hand, said Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala.
The boy shot in the chest was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital for treatment, while the other boy was in good condition at a local hospital, Zala said. Relatives and friends at Comer said the two hospitalized there were ages 13 and 14.
Both victims at Comer were in critical condition Monday night, according to a hospital spokesman. Police, who listed the ages of the boys as 14 and 15, said both teens treated at Comer had been shot in the chest
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