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Six People, Including Two Children, Shot At Family Gathering In West Englewood

Chicago (CBS) -- Six people, including two children, were wounded in a West Englewood mass shooting Saturday evening, Chicago police said.

According to police, people were gathered for a baby shower when shots were fired in the 6300 block of South Seeley Avenue.

A witness says a car stopped outside a home and began shooting at someone nearby. That person fired back and people, reacting to the gunfire, also began shooting.

A 10-year-old girl was shot in the shin, and an 8-year-old boy was shot in the chest and back. They were both stabilized and taken to Comer Children's Hospital.

A 29-year-old woman was shot in the shoulder and chest. She was taken to Christ Hospital and is in critical condition.

A 42-year-old man was shot twice in the hip; a 23-year-old man was shot in the left foot; and a 28-year-old man was shot in the right shoulder.

No one is in custody.

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