Man shot in leg in South Chicago alley

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A man was shot in the leg Monday afternoon in the South Chicago neighborhood.

The 20-year-old was in an alley in the 8000 block of South Essex about 2:45 p.m. when two males approached him and one fired shots, according to Chicago Police.

He was shot in the leg and took himself to South Shore Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.

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