Chicago police say a 25-year-old man was shot in the leg during a sidewalk fight early Sunday morning on the Chicago side of Howard Street.

The Chicago Tribune reports it was the first of eight shooting incidents in Chicago on Sunday that in al left one person dead and eight others injured.

The Howard incident occurred in the 2800 block of  West Howard, that’s just west of California Avenue in Chicago or Dodge Avenue in Evanston.

The victim in the Howard Street shooting was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston where his condition was stabilized.

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Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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