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Teen killed, two others wounded in Little Village shooting

Three people were shot Little Village neighborhood late Friday. | NVP News Video.

Three people were shot in the Little Village neighborhood late Friday. | NVP News Video.

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Updated: August 2, 2014 5:37AM

A 16-year-old boy was killed and two other teens were wounded in a Little Village shooting late Friday.

About 11:30 p.m., the three were in the 2400 block of South Washtenaw when two other males walked up and opened fire, police said.

Ramon Breceda, 16, of the 2700 block of West 23rd Street, was shot in the chest and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:17 a.m. Saturday, according to police the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

A 15-year-old boy was shot in the buttocks and an 18-year-old man was shot in the arm, police said. Both were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where their conditions were stable.

All three are documented gang members, police said.


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