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Man Seriously Injured in Shooting on CTA Red Line Platform in Englewood

The shooting occurred at approximately 8:16 p.m. on the CTA Red Line platform at 63rd Street

A 25-year-old man sustained serious injuries Thursday evening after he was shot on the CTA Red Line platform at 63rd Street in the city's Englewood neighborhood, police said.

At approximately 8:16 p.m., the victim was on the platform when an unknown offender on foot fired shots striking the victim. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to the abdomen and was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition.

The offender then fled on a southbound train, police said. No one was in custody late Thursday night.

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