Man shot after argument in Elgin

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A man was shot after an argument Sunday night in northwest suburban Elgin.

The 26-year-old man got into an argument with several males he didn’t know in the 1200 block of Peachtree Lane about 10 p.m., according to a statement from Elgin police.

One of the males pulled out a gun and shot him, police said. The 26-year-old man was taken to Presence Saint Joseph’s Hospital, where he was treated for injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.

The police department’s Gang Crimes Unit is investigating the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call (847) 289-2646. Anonymous tips can be provided at (847) 695-4195 or by texting 847411 and including “ELGINPD” in the beginning of the text.

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