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Police: 18-year-old man robbing Gresham store gets shot by clerk

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An 18-year-old man attempting to rob a store Wednesday evening in the South Side Gresham neighborhood was shot by the clerk, according to Chicago Police.

The would-be robber was shot multiple times by the clerk at 7:56 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Racine, police said.

He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, police said.