Man shot in Lawndale

crime_scene_tape11.jpg

Police tape at an armored car robbery. | Brian Jackson~Sun-Times

An 18-year-old man was shot Monday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side.

He was standing on a porch about 3:40 p.m. in the 3900 block of West Flournoy when a male approached and shot him, according to Chicago Police.

He suffered a gunshot wound to the left leg and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition, police said.

A police source said the man was a documented gang member and was not cooperating with investigators.

The Latest
There’s a reason why Caruso is as untouchable a piece on the roster as anyone, and that was on full display in his latest defensive lesson on Saturday. And while the guard has heard the trade rumors, he’s not about to concern himself in going to the front office and asking questions.
One for every police officer charged with second-degree murder in the killing of a Black motorist in Memphis.
The teen was in a car in the 100 block of West 27th Street when he was shot, police said.
They were attacked by someone in a light green SUV in the 5400 block of South Damen Avenue, police said.
Jones enjoyed his most productive stretch this month since spring 2018 with the Blue Jackets. However, his tendency to “back up” on opponents’ offensive zone entries remains an issue.