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Man, 22, shot in hip in Lithuanian Plaza

A 22-year-old man was shot in the lower left hip at 12:29 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the Lithuanian Plaza neighborhood on the Southwest Side. | Google Maps

A 22-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Saturday afternoon in the Lithuanian Plaza neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

At 12:29 p.m., the man was driving a vehicle in the 6900 block of South Western Avenue when someone standing on a sidewalk opened fire on him, according to Chicago police.

He was shot in his lower left hip and was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition stabilized, police said.

Area Central detectives were investigating the shooting.