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18-year-old man shot in leg in Austin

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An 18-year-old man was shot in the leg Tuesday morning in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

The shooting happened at 7:50 a.m. in the 1700 block of North McVicker, according to Chicago Police. The wound was possibly self-inflicted, police said.

The man’s condition and which hospital he was taken to weren’t immediately known.

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