Man who opened fire has valid concealed carry permit, CPD says

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CHICAGO (WLS) — A man shot a suspected burglar at his South Side home Monday night, Chicago police said.

The shooting happened in the 300 block of West 24th Place Chinatown at around 6:37 p.m., police said. A 32-year-old man was returning home when he saw a 30-year-old man break into his house.

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The 32-year-old, who has a valid concealed carry permit, fired shots, hitting the burglar in the stomach, police said. The 30-year-old man was transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.

Detectives are investigating the shooting. Police did not provide further information about the incident.

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