Man grazed in Near West Side shooting

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A man was grazed by a bullet in a shooting early Tuesday on the Near West Side.

The 29-year-old suffered a graze wound to the head about 3:30 a.m. in the 2300 block of West Jackson, according to Chicago Police.

He refused medical attention, police said. Area Central detectives were investigating.

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