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Man, 20, shot after he leaves Elgin party

Updated: February 20, 2014 6:58AM



A man was shot after he left a party in Elgin early Saturday.

The shooting was reported about 2:30 a.m. outside a party in the 600 block of Wing Street, according to a news release from Elgin police.

A 20-year-old man had been shot by an unidentified suspect as he was leaving the party, which was attended by about 50 people, the release said.

Before officers arrived, the man had been taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, where he was treated and released later Saturday morning.

No one is in custody as detectives from the Elgin Police Department’s Major Investigations Division interview people who were at the party.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Elgin police at 847-289-2600. Anonymous tips can be left with the department’s crime line at 847-695-4195 or via text message at 847411.



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