Man shot in Heart of Chicago

crimescenemarker7.jpg

Sun-Times file photo

A man was wounded in a shooting Monday night in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood on the South Side.

About 9:25 p.m., the 41-year-old was driving south in the 1800 block of South Hoyne when he heard shots and realized he’d been hit, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to the back, police said. His condition was stabilized.

The Latest
The 8-3 loss dropped the Sox to 56-55. They’re 8-7 during a stretch of 19 games against teams with losing records.
A man, 51, was on the street next to his parked car about 12:45 p.m. in the first block of East 23rd Street when another vehicle pulled up alongside him.
The Sun-Times is counting down the top 10 teams in the preseason Super 25 and selecting the 10 best players at key positions.
Steven Young took Kankakee’s loss to Fenwick in last season’s Class 5A state title game hard.