Man seriously wounded in Chatham shooting

SHARE Man seriously wounded in Chatham shooting

Sun-Times file photo

A man was seriously wounded in a shooting Thursday morning in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

The 20-year-old victim was standing outside in the 8200 block of South Evans about 8:50 a.m. when he was shot in the upper left thigh, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken in serious condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said.

The Latest
The shooting of the 33-year-old woman, who was grazed in the head and suffered non life-threatening injuries, was likely sparked by an earlier fight involving staffers in the parking lot, officials said.
Returning this year are the Navy Blue Angels and Army Golden Knights, joined by newcomers RJ Gritter and the Trojan Phlyers and more.
This is just another example of the great city of Chicago fixing what is not broken, a reader from Bucktown writes.
The earthquake struck early Monday about 2 kilometers northwest of Somonauk, Illinois in DeKalb County.
The man was discovered unresponsive in the 1200 block of East 71st Street with a gunshot wound to the chest, Chicago police said.