Man, 35, shot in West Town


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A man was shot Friday night in the West Town neighborhood.

The 35-year-old was shot in his knee about 9:50 p.m. in the 2100 block of West Maypole, according to Chicago Police.

He took himself to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said. He was being uncooperative with investigators.

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