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29-year-old man critically injured in Austin shooting

A 29-year-old man was in critical condition Tuesday night after he was shot in the head in the Austin neighborhood.

He was standing outside in the 5600 block of West Washington about 10:20 p.m. when at least two suspects approached. One of them started shooting, police said.

The shooting victim was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood where he was in critical condition, police said.

Area North detectives were investigating. No one was in custody late Tuesday.

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