Man shot on a porch in East Chatham

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A man was shot on a porch early Friday in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.

The 32-year-old was sitting on a porch in the 8200 block of South Maryland about 2:14 a.m. when two males walked up and one of them pulled out a handgun and shot him in both legs, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

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