Person shot in Austin

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A person was shot Tuesday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

The shooting happened about 2 p.m. in the 500 block of North Laramie, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.

A male was shot in the hip, police said. Additional information, including his age and condition, was not immediately available.

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