Man shot in Back of the Yards

zzlinestock13.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A man was shot early Sunday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

The 18-year-old was in a vehicle at 3:39 a.m. in the 4800 block of South Laflin when two males fired shots from the sidewalk, according to Chicago Police.

The man was shot in the right shoulder and taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, police said.

The Latest
El segundo día del Festival concluyó abruptamente debido al mal tiempo y cancelando el que era uno de los actos principales de su tercera edición.
Chicago fans of superstar Peso Pluma are left high and dry, for the third time this year, because of the threat of severe weather. Two other Pluma concerts were canceled in Chicago because of the threat of cartels.
The 30-year-old Colombian star gave an outstanding performance filled with nostalgic hits. Due to the weather, he was the final performer of the festival.
Chino Pacas of Street Mob Records joined Gabito Ballesteros on stage. The Mexican singer-songwriters are rising corrido tumbado artists, blending traditional Mexican ballads with hip-hop elements.