By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A shootout over snacks in a West Englewood gas station sent one man to the hospital early Saturday morning.

Chicago police say around midnight, a 40-year-old man went into a Clark station in the 6100 block of South Ashland Avenue and began eating things without paying.

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When the 58-year-old security guard on duty told him to pay, that man pulled out a gun instead.

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The security guard then drew his own gun and fired, hitting the man in the abdomen.

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He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition and also taken into police custody. No one else was hurt.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff