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Man Critically Injured In Back Of The Yards Shooting

April 10, 2018 - 6:55 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man was shot Monday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side.

The 34-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk when a male walked up to him and demanded his money at gunpoint about 9 p.m. in the 5300 block of South Honore Street, Chicago Police said.

The male then fired shots, striking him in the abdomen and right shoulder. He was taken to Stroger Hospital where he is in critical condition, police said.

Area Central detectives were investigating.

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