Man shot in Austin

A man was shot Wednesday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

The man, 26, was standing outside about 10:50 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Jackson, when he heard shots ring out and realized he’d been shot in the right leg, police said.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where his condition had stabilized, police said.

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