CHICAGO - Four people were shot Tuesday in Chicago, including a man who was shot and critically wounded in South Austin on the West Side.
The 28-year-old was sitting on a back porch about 5:20 p.m. in the 200 block of North Central Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, Chicago police said. He was taken to the Loyola University Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the left side of his back, and he was listed in critical condition.
Three others were wounded in shootings across Chicago.
Five people were killed, and fifty-eight others were wounded in shootings citywide over the Labor Day weekend.