Man critically wounded in East Garfield Park shooting

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A man was shot and critically wounded Saturday morning in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

The 29-year-old was shot twice in the back at 10:47 a.m. in the 700 block of North Homan, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, police said.

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The wounded were stopped at a red light about 3:45 a.m. when a red vehicle pulled alongside them and someone inside opened fire.
Little changes when these kind of shootings happen in Black communities. But now that it’s happened in a community that is mostly white and affluent, let’s see if things will change now.
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