Man hurt in South Shore shooting

SHARE Man hurt in South Shore shooting

A man was wounded in a shooting early Thursday in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side.

The 25-year-old was in the 7000 block of South Crandon about 2:25 a.m. when two males approached him and one of them pulled out a gun and shot him in the face, according to Chicago Police.

He drove himself to Advocate Trinity Hospital and was transferred to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

The Latest
The Hornets’ self-restraint paid off as they beat the Vikings 42-29 in the sectional final.
Nikola Vucevic led the Bulls with 22 points and 14 rebounds. Coby White finished with 20 points, and DeMar DeRozan added 19.
The monthly average temperature is predicted to be 39.2 degrees, barely above the record 39-degree average set in February 1882.
WGN metereologist Tom Skilling, namesake of ‘Skilling It,’ was on hand for the unveiling of six newly named snow plows at the Department of Streets and Sanitation’s salt dome. One will be deployed in each of the department’s districts.