Shooting on Escanaba Avenue

Written By Timothy Fitz on Sunday, May 22, 2011 | 5/22/2011 04:55:00 AM

A woman called police after spotting an injured man lying on her porch.

At approximately 4:15 a.m., a man was shot on the 8400 block of South Escanaba Avenue in the South Chicago community. According to police, the man was shot in the leg.

The shooter was described as a black man, 5’9” to 5’10”, and 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and a black hat.

Authorities said the shooter fled the crime scene northbound.

The gunshot victim was taken to Advocate Trinity Hospital at 2320 East 93rd Street. His condition was not disclosed.

At the time of this report, a motive for the shooting had not been established.


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