Chicago Tribune reporter Peter Nickeas reports last night's crime, including several shootings and a fatal car crash. (Posted on: April 26, 2013).

A 41-year-old man was shot in the West Garfield Park neighborhood early Friday morning.

He was shot him in the leg around 1 a.m. in the 300 block of North Cicero Avenue. The man "heard shots and felt pain," police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

Police found a shotgun in an alley nearby but it was unclear whether it was used in the shooting.

No one was in custody.
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