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After pickup lines fail, men open fire, hitting 1 woman

Updated: November 16, 2011 3:29PM



A group of women who spurned the romantic advances of a group of men early Thursday on the Far South Side fled after the men shot at their car and flung bottles at them.

Four men approached the women and tried to pick them up about 1:20 a.m. Thursday in the 11900 block of South Harvard, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said. After the women rejected them, the men vowed to unleash a “tsunami” of gunfire on them and shot at their car as they drove away, Calumet District police said.

A 26-year-old woman in the car was shot in the shoulder and the driver was hit in the head with a bottle. No one is in custody early Thursday, police said.



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