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Man accidentally shoots self at gas station in Calumet Heights

Police investigate a shooting about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the 9200 block of South Stoney Island Avenue in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

A man suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday night in the Calumet Heights neighborhood on the South Side.

The 27-year-old accidentally shot himself in the leg while handling a gun at 10:51 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Stony Island, according to Chicago Police.

Police investigate a shooting about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the 9200 block of South Stoney Island Avenue in Chica

He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center where his condition was stabilized, police said.

Police investigate a shooting about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the 8100 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
Police investigate a shooting about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in the 8100 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times