By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot by a gunman who tried to carjack him Thursday afternoon in the Hermosa community.

At 2:39 p.m., the 20-year-old man was in a car parked on the street in the 4100 block of West Dickens Avenue when another man came up and took out a gun, police said.

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The gunman then demanded the victim’s vehicle, but the victim tried to drive away, police said.

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The gunman fired shots at the victim and struck him in the head, police said. The victim was taken to Humboldt Park Health, where he was stabilized.

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Area Five detectives were investigating.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff