Man shot in Woodlawn

A man was shot early Sunday in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side.

The 24-year-old man walked into University of Chicago Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the lower back about 1:30 a.m., police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

The man told police he had been shot in the 6700 block of South Dorchester Avenue, but did not provide any further details, Alfaro said.

He was transferred to Mount Sinai Hospital for treatment.

The Latest
The estimated $740 billion package heads next to the House, where lawmakers are poised to deliver on Biden’s priorities.
Haymarket Center will inaugurate the first in a series of three-day retreats to support law enforcement professionals who have experienced critical incident-related trauma.
Only one team in the NFL blitzed less often than the Bears in every one of the previous four seasons: Matt Eberflus’ Colts. While the head coach won’t be calling the Bears’ defense, you can bet new Bears coordinator Alan Williams, who followed him from Indianapolis, is strategically similar to his boss.
Madrigal was slotted into the leadoff spot for the Cubs’ game Sunday against the Marlins.
Robert Heinzen died a day before the celebration his family rushed to finalize. They decided to go ahead with the performance as a memorial Mass.