Shooting on South Normal

Chicago Police investigate at the scene of a shooting in the 5900 block of South Normal Boulevard, in Chicago. (Terrence Antonio James, Chicago Tribune / August 7, 2013)

A man in his 40s has been taken to a hospital tonight in serious condition following a shooting on the South Side.

Someone shot the man multiple times about 7:15 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Normal Avenue, according to police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien.

He was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, O’Brien said.