2 hospitalized after shooting near CTA bus stop

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Police say two people were shot while standing on the sidewalk near a CTA bus stop in the 2500 block of West Jackson.

A man was shot in the stomach, and he was taken to Stroger Hospital. He is in serious condition.

A woman was shot in the leg and was also taken to Stroger Hospital.  She is in stable condition.

It's not known whether the victims were waiting for the bus, or had just gotten off the 126 bus.

A CTA bus was blocked off with police tape for more than an hour while police looked for clues.

Two CTA buses, were temporarily re-routed while police conducted their investigation, but service for the 78 and 126 lines have resumed normal service.

No arrests have been made.

 

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