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Man, 38, wounded in South Shore shooting

Police investigate a person shot near the 7000 block of South Merrill Avenue, Sunday night. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

A 38-year-old man was shot Sunday night in the South Side’s South Shore neighborhood.

About 9:05 p.m., the man was arguing with someone in an apartment hallway in the 7000 block of South Merrill Avenue, Chicago Police said.

The other person then showed a weapon and shot him in the face and leg, police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.