CHICAGO (STMW) – A 32-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot twice — including once in the mouth — early Tuesday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood, police said.
The man was in the 2100 block of North Narragansett Avenue when he was shot about 2:45 a.m., said police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.
In addition to being shot in the side of the mouth, the 32-year-old was also shot once in the shoulder, police said.
Police said he was taken in serious condition to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood.
The circumstances of the shooting remained unclear early Tuesday morning.
No one was in custody as Area North detectives investigated.
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