2 brothers fatally shot in West Pullman

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Two brothers were shot to death in the city’s West Pullman neighborhood.

The shooting happened just before 4 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of East 120th.

Neighbors say tell us the two are 38-year-old Leandre Cooper and 35-year-old Demetrius Cooper.

Witnesses say the men were inside a car when they were approached by a gunman.

Police say the men were shot in the head.

They were found dead at the scene, less than a block away from their childhood home.

Neighbors say there is criminal activity in the area, but the brothers were not involved in any of it.

The men routinely visited the neighborhood to help their disabled mother.

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