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Man hurt in Austin shooting

A 47-year-old man was injured in a shooting Tuesday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

He was in the 500 block of North Pine Avenue about 7:40 p.m. when he was shot in the lower back, Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.

He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, Gaines said.

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



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