Two 14-year-old boys killed in separate attacks in Chicago

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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Two 14-year old boys were killed in separate shootings Wednesday in the City of Chicago.

Chicago police said the shootings of the 14-year-old boys happened on the South and West sides.

The first one took place shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday. The teen was in the 2200 block of West Adams Street when someone shot him in the abdomen.

Javion Ivy, 14, was taken to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The shooting occurred about two blocks from Robert Nathaniel Dett Elementary School and Chicago Bulls College Prep.

Then, about 4.5 hours later, police said another 14-year-old boy was a victim of a drive-by shooting while standing on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of South 73rd Street.

Police said someone in a passing dark-colored car opened fire around 8:45 p.m. James Sweezer, 14, was struck in the head and transported to Comer Children’s Hospital, where he later died.

There have been no arrests in either shooting.