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Shootings on South, West sides injure 2

Shootings on the South and West Sides left two people hurt Wednesday night, authorities said.

About 9:30 p.m., a woman in her 20s arrived at Advocate Trinity Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said, citing preliminary information.

Her condition was stabilized, police said.

Police believe the shooting happened in the 8100 block of South Exchange Avenue, in the South Side's South Chicago neighborhood.

About 11:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was shot in the 400 block of North Avers Avenue, in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said, citing preliminary information.

The man was struck in the leg and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

Police said neither the man nor the woman was cooperating fully with detectives.

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