Man Shot in Head Near Marquette Park Gas Station

Police still investigating early morning shooting

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    An 18 year-old man was shot in the head in the Marquette Park neighborhood early Thursday morning. (Published Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012)

    An 18 year-old man was shot on the city's southwest side early Thursday.

    The man was shot in the head near a gas station in Marquette Park at 72nd Street and Western Avenue around 3:30 a.m., police said.
    A fire department official said the man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical center in Oak Lawn in critical condition.
    Police are still investigating the incident. No one is in custody.