Man critically injured in River North shooting near popular strip of bars: Chicago police

Man critically injured in River North shooting near popular strip of bars: Chicago police

CHICAGO — A person was shot and critically wounded following an altercation Saturday night time alongside a well-liked strip of bars in River North on the Close to North Facet.

The person, believed to be in his 20s, confronted the gunman relating to a earlier incident within the 100-block of West Hubbard Avenue about 10 p.m. when he was shot a number of instances within the physique, Chicago police stated.

He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the place he was in important situation, police stated.

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Detectives have been nonetheless investigating the earlier incident that brought about the confrontation.

Nobody was in custody.

That block of Hubbard is incessantly crowded with bar- and club-goers.

ABC7 Chicago contributed to this report.

(Supply: Solar-Occasions Media Wire – Copyright Chicago Solar-Occasions 2022.)

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