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Man wounded in apparent accidental shooting in Marquette Park

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A man was wounded in an apparent accidental shooting Monday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The 22-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to his chest about 8:30 p.m. in the 7400 block of South Rockwell, according to Chicago Police. Area Central detectives were investigating the shooting as an accidental discharge of a weapon.

The man was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition stabilized, police said.