Man shot, seriously wounded in Englewood

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A man was shot and seriously wounded Saturday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

About 11:10 p.m., the 37-year-old was walking in the alley in the 700 block of West 66th Place when another male walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.

The man was shot in the chest and taken in serious condition to Stroger Hospital, police said.

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