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Man wounded in Avondale shooting

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A man was wounded in an Avondale neighborhood shooting early Wednesday on the Northwest Side.

The 40-year-old was walking at 2:53 a.m. in the 3000 block of West Belmont when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the right leg, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized, police said.