A Comcast worker was shot and seriously wounded early this afternoon after parking his truck in an alley in the South Shore neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
Two men approached the worker around 12:55 p.m. in the 7600 block of South Kingston Avenue, took his cell phone and wallet and shot him in the stomach, police said, citing prelimi…nary information.
The robbers fled in a white car, police said.
The worker, 45, was taken in critical condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Sullivan said.
The worker’s truck was parked in the alley between Kingston and Essex Avenue when the robbery occurred.
Comcast officials said they are working with the Chicago police and directed further inquiries to the police.
“This is shocking news, and our thoughts and prayers go out to our employee and his loved ones,” said Comcast spokeswoman Angelynne Amores.
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