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Teen dies from gunshot injuries

A teen shot on Loomis Avenue in Homewood on Saturday has died from his injuries, according to police.

The 17-year-old victim was shot early Saturday afternoon. Police responded at 1:42 p.m. to reports of shots fired in the 19100 block of Loomis.

Based on information gathered, there is no imminent danger to the community from this incident, a police spokeswoman said.

The Homewood Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit continues to investigate with assistance from the South Suburban Major Crimes Task Force.

Police ask anyone who may have been in the area and have information to call . . .

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