Man seriously wounded in West Englewood shooting

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A man was shot and seriously wounded in the West Englewood neighborhood Monday afternoon.

About 3:45 p.m., the 22-year-old was standing outside in the 2100 block of West 66th Place when a gray vehicle drove by and someone inside opened fire, police said.

The man was shot in chest and leg, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was listed in serious condition.

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