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2 men shot while sitting in parked car on SW Side

Two men were shot Tuesday night as they sat inside a parked vehicle in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Far Southwest Side, police said.

They were parked in the 2300 block of Wet 81st Street when someone walked up to the vehicle and opened fire about 10:45 p.m., police News Affairs Hector Alfaro said, citing preliminary information.

An 18-year-old man was shot in the right thigh, Alfaro said, and a 26-year-old man was shot in both legs. They were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Alfaro said.

Police had made no arrests as of early Wednesday. Area Central detectives were investigating.

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