Police: Man shot in Naperville road rage incident

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Thursday, November 24, 2016
Naperville Police said the shooting took place in the 1400-block of Fairway Drive.

NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WLS) -- A 22-year-old man was shot in Naperville early Thursday morning in what police said was a road rage incident, police said.

Naperville police responded to a call of shots fired in the 1400-block of Fairway Drive at about 1:57 a.m. Police said the victim, who is from West Chicago, four friends were getting out of an Uber when another car nearly sideswiped them.

After a verbal altercation, shots were fired and the 22-year-old man was wounded, police said. He was transported to Edward Hospital and his injuries were described by police as non-life-threatening. The suspect fled the scene in a white SUV, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Naperville Police Investigations Division at (630) 420-6666.

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