CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was shot and seriously wounded Wednesday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
The 29-year-old told police he was in his vehicle, talking to a friend in the 900 block of North Leclaire Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain about 11:50 p.m., police News Affairs Ronald Gaines said.READ MORE: Woman Critical, 1 of 6 People Wounded In Lawndale Mass Shooting
He suffered one gunshot wound to the chest and four to the arm, Gaines said.READ MORE: Young Woman, 18, Dies After Being Shot In West Elsdon
The man drove himself to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, but was later transferred to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where he was listed in serious condition, Gaines said.MORE NEWS: Chicago Fire Paramedic's Cap Grazed At Stroger Hospital; Man Killed In Shooting Nearby
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