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Man shoots himself in leg in South Chicago

A 22-year-old man shot himself in the leg Saturday night in the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side.

His gun was in his waistband when he accidentally shot himself in the 9000 block of South Burley Avenue at 8:55 p.m., according to Chicago Police.

He shot himself in the leg and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn where his condition stabilized, police said.