By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A shootout at a food mart left a teenager and a man dead in the in South Shore neighborhood Wednesday night.

Police said a 16-year-old boy started shooting at two men inside the store near 71st Street and East End Avenue around 9 p.m.

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The men shot back, killing the teen and a 49-year-old bystander.

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Police are searching for the suspects who ran off after the shooting.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff