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3 wounded in shootings on South, West sides

2 dead, 10 wounded in shootings across the city overnight

A man and a 16-year-old boy were killed and at least 10 people have been wounded in separate shootings since late Saturday morning across the city, officials said. The 16-year-old boy was shot to death and a 17-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting around 1 a.m. Sunday in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, said Chicago Police Department spokeswoman Officer Amina Greer. Both teenagers were standing on a sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Ingleside Avenue when a male attacker walked up to them and fired shots, Greer said. The 16-year-old was struck in the chest and was taken in critical condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center. He was later pronounced dead at the...