Chicago Man Set on Fire
A neighbor found him severely burned and called police
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Updated at 7:58 AM CDT on Wednesday, Nov 17, 2010
A 36-year-old Chicago man is in serious condition at University of Chicago Hospitals this morning after being set on fire on the city’s South Side over night, police said.
A neighbor found the man severely burned at his Bronzeville home around 10:30, according to police news affairs officers.
The man told police someone threw a flammable liquid on his left side and set him on fire in the 4300 block of South Cottage Grove Ave.
Police are investigating the incident. No one is in custody.
Published at 7:40 AM CDT on Nov 17, 2010