Man wounded in South Side shooting

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A man was wounded in a Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood shooting Monday morning on the South Side.

The 19-year-old got off a bus about 6:15 a.m. and was walking in the 6400 block of South King Drive when someone came out of a building nearby and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

The man ran away, but was shot in the leg, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was listed in good condition.

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