CHICAGO (STMW) — A woman was shot twice in the leg Saturday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side.

The shooting occurred about 1 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Lafayette Avenue, police News Affairs Officer Joshua Purkiss.

A 19-year-old woman was taken in good condition to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Purkiss said.

Area South detectives are investigating.

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