Man Critically Wounded In Loop Shooting

August 17, 2018 - 6:49 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A man was critically wounded early Friday in the Loop near the Chicago River.

The shooting happened about 12:40 p.m. in the first block of East Waker Drive, according to Chicago police.

A 34-year-old man was struck in his abdomen and took himself to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in critical condition, police said.

The shooting happened minutes after a man was shot in a Streeterville parking garage. He was taken to the same hospital in critical condition.

Police haven’t commented on the circumstances of either shooting.

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