CHICAGO (STMW) — A 35-year-old man was seriously wounded when he was shot three times in the Garfield Park neighborhood early Wednesday, police said.
The man was in the street talking to another male near West Madison Street and South Kostner Avenue when a shooter approached on foot and opened fire, police said.READ MORE: Sprinkler System Floods Skokie Apartment Building While Dousing A Fire
As the two men ran away, bullets struck the 35-year-old in the back, arm and leg, said police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro.READ MORE: 4 People Shot When Gunman Opens Fire At Crowd In Jackson Park
The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in serious but “stable” condition, police said.
No one was in custody early Wednesday as Area North detectives investigated.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Cooler Weekend Ahead
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