Man, 59, critically wounded in Auburn Gresham shooting

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A 59-year-old man was shot while riding a bicycle in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood on the South Side early Friday.

About 2:40 a.m., the man was riding in the 8100 block of South Emerald when he heard shots and felt pain, police said.

He was shot in the thigh and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, police said.

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The three males were in the 1200 block of South Lawndale Avenue about 6:30 p.m. when a vehicle drove up and someone from inside fired shots. Three people were shot and hospitalized in good condition.
Mr. Lee, who was born in rural South Korea, for decades operated a successful auto repair shop in Forest Park and owned other businesses in the area.