Man shot during armed carjacking near hospital in Uptown

CHICAGO — A man was shot during an attempted carjacking in the city’s Uptown neighborhood on Sunday.

Police said the man, 47, was sitting in his Hyundai sedan on the 800 block of West Leland near Weiss Hospital Sunday morning. Then around 10:50 a.m., according to police, two men approached the car, pulled out a handgun and demanded the vehicle.

The victim attempted to grab the gun and was then shot in the thigh by one of the suspects, police said. He was taken to the Illinois Masonic Hospital in good condition.

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