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Man shot in eye and killed in Austin

Updated: June 15, 2013 11:54PM



One man was killed and 18 others have been wounded in shootings around Chicago since Friday afternoon.

The dead man was identified as McGregory Porter, 24.

Porter was shot in the eye, and another man was shot in the abdomen during an altercation around 11 p.m. Friday in the 5500 block of West Quincy Street in Austin.

Porter, of the 5900 block of West Iowa Street, was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, where he died at 11:34 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A 23-year-old man, also wounded was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.



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