Man shot in Little Village


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A man was shot early Saturday in a Little Village neighborhood shooting on the Southwest Side.

The 26-year-old was wounded about 2:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of South Spaulding, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Mount Sinai hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to the shoulder, police said. His condition stabilized.

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