Intoxicated man shot in Rogers Park, takes self to hospital

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A man woke up to find he was shot in his buttocks early Sunday in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side.

The 23-year-old man said he was at a party and later woke up with a gunshot wound sometime between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m. in the 1400 block of West Estes, according to Chicago Police.

He took himself to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, where he was in serious condition with a gunshot wound to his buttocks, police said. The man was severely intoxicated and couldn’t provide further details about the shooting.

Area North detectives were investigating.

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