North Lawndale shooting: Man shot in buttocks on Chicago's West Side

A 44-year-old man was critically wounded Friday night in a shooting on Chicago's West Side.

Around 7:47 p.m., police say the male victim was in a park in the 2800 block of W. 12th Place when he was shot in the buttocks by an unknown offender.

The victim was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition, police said.

Nobody was reported in custody. The investigation is ongoing.