Man, 20, shot in leg in Austin

SHARE Man, 20, shot in leg in Austin

A 20-year-old man was shot and wounded Tuesday night in Austin.

He was shot in the right leg around 9:45 p.m. in the 5300 block of West Potomac, according to the police, who said he was being treated at Stroger Hospital.

The Latest
Chicago carjacking reports hit an apex of 1,849 in 2021. The Illinois secretary of state said it’s also personal for him, after being carjacked with high school basketball teammates in 1998. “It leaves a scar you never forget,” he said. “I hate the thought of anyone else going through that.”
A scorecard would help sort out all the characters in Netflix’s slick and preposterous thriller series.
Victims of domestic abuse can now use a QR code to access a website that directs them to agencies that can help, orders of protection, shelters and legal aid.
Forward DeMar DeRozan left in the third quarter with a strained right quadriceps and didn’t return. He declined to meet with the media afterward.