Man shot multiple times in Back of the Yards

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A man was seriously wounded in a shooting Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

About 2:55 p.m., the 20-year-old was standing on a corner in the 4900 block of West Ohio when someone fired shots from a passing dark-colored vehicle, according to Chicago Police.

He suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition, police said.

Area North detectives were investigating the shooting.

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