Man Critically Wounded In Austin Neighborhood Shooting
CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was critically wounded during a shooting in the West Side Austin neighborhood Thursday night, police said.
The 23-year-old man was outside in the 1100 block of North Waller Avenue when he was shot multiple times in the chest and back at 11:33 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
Police offered few details about the shooting, saying residents would not come forward when investigators combed the neighborhood for witnesses.
The 23-year-old was taken in critical condition to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, police said.
No one was in custody as Area North detectives investigated.
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