Man, 22, fatally shot in Back of the Yards

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Thursday, March 31, 2016
Police investigate a shooting near 44th and Ashland in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A 22-year-old man was shot and killed in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

Police said the man was shot in the hand and leg while in a vehicle in the 4600-block of S. Paulina.

According to police, witnesses then put him in another vehicle, which drove to the 4400-block of S. Ashland, where they called for help.

The victim was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he died a short time later.