CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was in critical condition Tuesday afternoon after being shot 16 times in broad daylight in the Brighton Park neighborhood.
The shooting happened at 1:44 p.m. in the 3800 block of South Sacramento Avenue, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Police Union President Urges Aldermen To Repeal Mayor's Vaccine Mandate For City Workers, Judge Denies Request To Extend Gag Order
A 32-year-old man was sitting on the front porch of a home when he suffered the 16 gunshots to various areas of his body, police said. Police did not immediately release anything about the shooter.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Most Locations To Remain Dry Overnight
The victim was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition, police said.MORE NEWS: Illinois State University Student Jelani Day's Death Ruled A Drowning
Details were limited late Tuesday. Area Central detectives were investigating.