Evanston police responding to a shots fired call in the 2000 block of Oakton Street found a 46-year-old Evanston man with a gunshot wound to his upper right leg about 2:10 this morning.

Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott says the man was taken to St. Francis Hospital where he is reported in stable condition.

Bill Smith is the editor and publisher of Evanston Now.

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