CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was hospitalized Monday evening, a day after being shot and wounded in the Austin neighborhood.
The 27-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 5500 block of West Flournoy Street at 6 p.m. Saturday, when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said.READ MORE: Police: Person Of Interest In Murder Of Jaslyn Adams, 7, Shot By Police On Eisenhower Expressway After Pursuit In Western Suburbs
But the man did not report the shooting, nor did he go to the hospital, until Monday, police said.READ MORE: State Rep. LaShawn Ford Introduces Legislation To Increase Equity In Illinois Cannabis Industry
On Monday, he found his own way to Stroger Hospital of Cook County, where his condition was stabilized, police said.MORE NEWS: Remembering Hazel Johnson, Chicago’s ‘Mother Of Environmental Justice,’ On Earth Day 10 Years After Her Passing
Area Central detectives were investigating Monday night.