Man shot in Greater Grand Crossing

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A man was shot Tuesday evening in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

About 5:58 p.m., the man, 22, was shot in the right arm, back and abdomen in the 1300 block of East 71st Place. Two men approached him, asked where he was from and then opened fire, police said.

He was dropped off at Jackson Park Hospital in critical condition and then taken to Stroger Hospital, police said.

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