Three men shot, wounded in West Garfield Park

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SHARE Three men shot, wounded in West Garfield Park

Three men were shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side Saturday night.

At about 9:40 p.m., the men were standing on the sidewalk in the 4000 block of West Arthington Street when someone walked out of a nearby alley and shot at the men, police said.

The 39-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the leg and groin, the 41-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the arm, and the 45-year-old man was shot in the buttocks. All three men were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where their conditions were stabilized, police said.

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