Man shot in Austin


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A man was shot early Wednesday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

The 24-year-old heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the chest shortly after 3:20 a.m. in the 5400 block of West North, according to Chicago Police.

He later showed up at Community First Medical Center, police said. The man was transferred in serious condition to Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

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