Man seriously wounded in East Garfield Park shooting

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A man was seriously wounded in a shooting Sunday morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The 23-year-old man was shot in the right arm and chest in the 3100 block of West Monroe at 11:19 a.m., according to Chicago Police.

He showed up at Rush University Medical Center and was transferred to Stroger Hospital, where he was listed in serious condition, police said.

Additional details weren’t immediately available.

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