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A 47-year-old man was shot this evening in the South Austin Neighborhood, police said.

The shooting happened on the 500 block of North Pine Avenue at about 7:40 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs officer Daniel O'Brien.

The man was shot in the lower back and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where his condition had stablized, police said.

No one was in custody, police said.

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