A 35-year-old man who took himself to Trinity Hospital told police he was shot in the Calumet Heights neighborhood Sunday afternoon on the South Side.
The man said he was smoking a cigarette on a sidewalk in the 9300 block of South Stony Island about 4 p.m. when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been hit in the right leg, according to Chicago Police. He was listed in good condition.
Investigators were not able to locate a crime scene. The man has documented gang ties, police said.
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Eight people were taken to area hospitals after a crash that caused one car to roll over, officials said.