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Man shot in knee in Heart of Italy

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A man was shot in the knee early Sunday in the Heart of Italy neighborhood on the South Side.

The 28-year-old was walking about 2:45 a.m. in the 2300 block of South Oakley when he heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police.

He was struck in the knee and taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.

A cars back window was shot where a man was shot 5 times in the leg on the 2200 west block of 23rd Pl. | Justin Jackson/Sun-Times.