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UPDATE: Two Teens Fatally Shot Near Sox-35th Street Red Line Station

September 26, 2018 - 4:17 pm
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(WBBM NEWSRADIO) --Two teenagers on Wednesday were fatally shot on 35th Street near the Dan Ryan Expressway, just a couple of blocks from Guaranteed Rate Field.

Police say one boy was 17, the other 16. Supt. Eddie Johnson says they may have been students at Youth Connection Leadership Academy at 35th and State.

He said there was an argument and the boys ran west on 35th. The shooting happened at 35th and LaSalle, between the Dan Ryan and the Metra line.

There are cameras in the area, and with police headquarters just a few blocks away, a lot of officers coming and going.

"Me, for instance,” Johnson said. “I missed it by a couple of  … That's why I'm out here now.”

Police say the offenders left the area in a beige Ford Explorer.

Johnson says police have a good eyewitness and good leads in the case.