CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was shot and critically wounded Thursday evening in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The 32-year-old was shot in the back about 7 p.m. in the 200 block of North Homan Avenue, police said.

Someone took him to Stroger Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition, police said.

A police source said the man is a documented gang member.

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