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1 dead, 10 wounded in shootings

A man was shot about 2 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Prairie Avenue in Bronzeville, said Officer Stacey Cooper, a spokeswoman for the Chicago Police Department.

An SUV blocked Prairie south of 51st Street. Another SUV blocked northbound traffic at the south end of the block.

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The man was a passenger in a vehicle in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue when someone in a passing SUV fired shots, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Hector Alfaro.

The man was standing in an alley in the 6300 block of North Washtenaw Avenue when someone fired at him from inside a passing dark-colored SUV, Alfaro said.

The man was walking on a sidewalk in the 200 block of South Laramie Avenue when a male attacker walked up to him and fired shots, Alfaro said.

The man was in a sedan that stopped at a light in the 2500 block of West 51st Street when a male attacker in an SUV pulled up, Alfaro said.

At the scene of the shooting, police officers blocked off about a block of 51st west of Rockwell Street.

The man was standing on a sidewalk in the 10200 block of South Hoxie Avenue when a blue sedan drove by and someone inside fired shots, hitting him in the upper right thigh, Alfaro said.

The man was standing in the alley in the 6000 block of South Champlain Avenue when a white sedan drove by and someone inside it fired shots, Alfaro said.

At the crime scene, police officers blocked off an alley north of 61st Street near Champlain, where the wounded man was found.

About three blocks west, a black Toyota that was hit by several bullets in the shooting stood near the intersection of 61st and Vernon.

The man was standing on the street in the 9400 block of South Elizabeth Street when someone fired shots from a passing gray sedan, Alfaro said.

About 4 p.m., two 17-year-old boys were wounded in a shooting in Gresham on the 7700 block of South Racine Avenue, police said. 

That shooting happened on the 8700 block of Wallace Street. The man was taken to Advocate Christ, where his condition stabilized, said Cooper, citing preliminary information.

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2 men wounded in South Side shootings

The latest shooting happened about 2 p.m. in Bronzeville on the 5100 block of South Prairie Avenue, said Officer Stacey Cooper, a spokeswoman for the Chicago Police Department.

An SUV blocked Prairie south of 51st Street. Another SUV blocked northbound traffic at the south end of the block.

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That shooting happened on the 8700 block of Wallace Street. The man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn where his condition was stabilized, said Cooper, citing preliminary information.

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