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Tribune photo illustration (Nancy Stone / Chicago Tribune)

Two people were hospitalized after being shot this afternoon in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.

The shooting happened on the 3400 block of West Flournoy Street at about 2:45 p.m., according to police and fire officials.

A 27-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were on the sidewalk when they were shot before running away, police said.

The 27-year-old man was shot in the back and the 19-year-old was shot in the buttocks, police said. Both men were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where their conditions had stabilized, police said.

No other details were immediately available.

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